What HEPARIN SODIUM is used for




HEPARIN SODIUM

HEPARIN SODIUM

Brand Name & Strength

Heparinol® 1000 IU/ml (5000 IU/5 ml), 5000 IU/ml (25,000 IU/5 ml)

Reconstitution

Not required

Further Dilution

IV infusion

  • Dilute 25,000 IU with 250 ml of diluent. Infuse via infusion pump.

    Diluent

    NS, D5

    Administration & Infusion rate

    SC IV slow bolus
  • Administer over at least 1 min

    IV infusion

  • Administer over 4 – 24 hr depending on dosage and volume of infusion solution

    Storage & Stability

    RT

    (<25 oC)

    Fridge

    (2 – 8 oC)

    After Reconstitution

    -

    After dilution

    28 days - Following the withdrawal of the first dose the remainder should be used within 28 days provided aseptic technique is employed and withdrawal of the solution is via the rubber bung. Do not refrigerate after opening.

    Remarks

  • Do not administer IM