What GLYCOPYRROLATE is used for




GLYCOPYRROLATE

GLYCOPYRROLATE

Brand Name & Strength

Glycopyrrolate Injection USP 200 mcg/ml

Reconstitution

Not required [1,4]

Further Dilution

Slow IV
  • May be administered undiluted [1,3,4] or dilute in diluent

    Diluent

    D5, D10, HS, NS, Ringer’s injection

    Administration & Infusion rate

    IM Slow IV
  • Give each 0.2 mg over 1 – 2 min [2,3]
  • For chronic paediatric uses, consider further dilution and infusing over 20 – 30 min

    Storage & Stability

    RT

    (<25 oC)

    Fridge

    (2 – 8 oC)

    After Reconstitution

    - -

    After dilution

    48 hr

    Remarks

  • Do not mix in Barbiturates , Diazepam , or lactated Ringer’s Injection
  • Not intended for neonates because it contains benzyl alcohol
  • May be administered in the same syringe with neostigmine or pyridostigmine.