To prepare and submit Piperazine citrate elixir BP (20 ml)
Piperazine citrate, chloroform spirit, orange oil, syrup, Glycerin, beaker, stirrer, spatula, measuring cylinder, and purified water.
Elixirs are clear, flavored, sweetened hydroalcoholic liquid preparations for oral administration. The Percentage of alcohol varies from 4 to 40 %. In this elixirs Propylene glycol, ethanol, and glycerol these are all acts a vehicle and co-solvent to increase the solubility of poorly soluble ingredients. Chloroform spirit acts as a preservative. Invert syrup acts as a sweetening agent.
Formulation Table :
|Ingredients|| Quantity Prescribed
| Quantity taken
|Piperazine Citrate||180 gm|
|Chloroform spirit||5 ml|
|Orange oil||0.25 ml|
|Purified water up to||1000 ml|
Note : All calculation will be done by student itself & the quantities of ingredients are tentative and depends on the experiment performer.
- Piperazine citrate is dissolved in small amount of purified water.
- Orange oil, glycerin, syrup and chloroform spirit is mixed.
- Sufficient volume is added to produce the final volume.
Stored in a well closed container at a temperature not exceeding 25 0C.