RISPERIDONE

RISPERIDONE

Brand Name & Strength

Risperidal Consta 25 mg, 37.5 mg & 50 mg Injection

Reconstitution

Reconstitute with provided solvent (pre-filled syringe)

Further Dilution

Not required

Diluent

Not required

Administration & Infusion rate

Deep IM Deltoid: Alternate injections between two arms using the 1-inch needle provided Gluteal: Alternate injections between two buttocks using the 2-inch needle provided

Storage & Stability

RT

(<25 oC)

Fridge

(2 – 8 oC)

After Reconstitution

24 hr -

After dilution

- -

Remarks

Please refer to product leaflet on detailed instructions on how to administer Risperidal Consta From a microbiological standpoint, Risperidal Consta should be used immediately. If not used immediately, in-use storage times would normally not be longer than 6 hours, unless

Reconstitution

has taken place in controlled and validated aseptic conditions The entire Risperidal Consta dose pack should be stored in refrigerator at 2 – 8 oC. If refrigeration is unavailable, it can be stored at temperatures not exceeding 25 oC for no more than 7 days prior to administration.