- sterile water for injection
- [USP] water for injection, sterilized and containing no antimicrobial agents or other added substances.
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sterile water for inhalation — [USP] water for injection, sterilized and containing no antimicrobial agents, except where used in devices in which it is liable to contamination over a period of time (e.g., humidifiers), or other added substances. It is for inhalation therapy… … Medical dictionary
sterile water for irrigation — [USP] water for injection, sterilized and containing no antimicrobial agents or other added substances; used for irrigation but not for parenteral administration … Medical dictionary
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sodium chloride injection — [USP] a sterile isotonic solution of sodium chloride in water for injection, used as a fluid and electrolyte replenisher and as an irrigating solution. It is also used as a vehicle for the injection of medications … Medical dictionary
lactated Ringer injection — [USP] a sterile solution of calcium chloride, potassium chloride, sodium chloride, and sodium lactate in water for injection, given as a fluid and electrolyte replenisher by intravenous infusion; called also lactated Ringer solution … Medical dictionary
multiple electrolytes injection — a sterile solution of electrolytes in water for injection to provide various combinations of ions; official preparations [USP] contain different combinations of salts and may also include carbohydrates (see table at electrolyte) … Medical dictionary
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