This Bacteriostatic Water comes in a 30ml vial with a self sealing rubber stopper, for multiple doses. Not For Use With Neonates Contains 0.9% benzyl alcohol.
Bacteriostatic Water, USP is a sterile, nonpyrogenic preparation of water containing 0.9% (9 mg/mL) of benzyl alcohol added as a bacteriostatic preservative. It is supplied in a multiple-dose container from which repeated withdrawals may be made to dilute or dissolve compounds. The pH is 5.7 (4.5 to 7.0).
Bacteriostatic Water USP is chemically designated H2O.
The semi-rigid vial is fabricated from a specially formulated polyolefin. It is a copolymer of ethylene and propylene. The safety of the plastic has been confirmed by tests in animals according to USP biological standards for plastic containers. The container requires no vapor barrier to maintain the proper labeled volume.