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lorazepam injection, USP VIAL How Supplied/Storage and Handling

HOW SUPPLIED

Lorazepam injection, USP is supplied as follows:

Total Lorazepam
Unit of SaleConcentration
NDC 0409-6778-02
Carton containing 10
1 mL Single-dose Fliptop Vials
2 mg/mL
NDC 0409-6779-02
Carton containing 10
1 mL Single-dose Fliptop Vials
4 mg/mL
NDC 0409-6780-02
Carton containing 10
10 mL Multiple-dose Fliptop Vials
20 mg/10 mL
(2 mg/mL)
NDC 0409-6781-02
Carton containing 10
10 mL Multiple-dose Fliptop Vials
40 mg/10 mL
(4 mg/mL)

Directions for Dilution for Intravenous Use

For vial

Aspirate the desired amount of Lorazepam injection into the syringe. Then proceed as follows:

To dilute, adhere to the following procedure:

  1. Slowly aspirate the desired volume of diluent. Do not exceed the volume of the drug.
  2. Do not add additional medication to the syringe.
  3. Pull back slightly on the plunger to provide additional mixing space.
  4. Immediately mix contents thoroughly by gently inverting syringe repeatedly until a homogenous solution results. Do not shake vigorously, as this will result in air entrapment.

For intramuscular or intravenous injection

Protect from light. Use carton to protect contents from light.

Store in a refrigerator 2° to 8°C (36° to 46°F).

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