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Handbook on Injectable Drugs

April 9, 2013

The American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) is notifying practitioners of a typographical error regarding the esomeprazole sodium monograph in the Trissel’s Handbook on Injectable Drugs 17th edition.  This error affects the the solution compatibility table for all three of the solutions listed (Dextrose 5%, Lactated Ringer’s injection, and Sodium Chloride 0.9%). Please correct the concentration of esomeprazole sodium to 400 mg and 800 mg (Conc/L).

Esomeprazole Sodium Monograph

  • Solution Compatibility Table, page 461-2

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