Repository Corticotropin Injection

Corticotropin [9002-60-2].
» Repository Corticotropin Injection is corticotropin in a solution of partially hydrolyzed gelatin. Its potency is not less than 80.0 percent and not more than 125.0 percent of the potency stated on the label in USP Corticotropin Units. It may contain a suitable antimicrobial agent.
Packaging and storage— Preserve in single-dose or multiple-dose containers, preferably of Type I glass.
Bacterial endotoxins 85 It contains not more than 3.1 USP Endotoxin Units per USP Corticotropin Unit.
Vasopressin activity, pH, and Assay— It meets the requirements for Vasopressin activity, pH, and Assay under Corticotropin Injection.
Other requirements— It meets the requirements under Injections 1.
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Monograph Larry N. Callahan, Ph.D.
Senior Scientist
(BBPP05) Biologics and Biotechnology - Proteins and Polysaccharides
Reference Standards Lili Wang, Technical Services Scientist
85 Radhakrishna S Tirumalai, Ph.D.
Senior Scientist
(MSA05) Microbiology and Sterility Assurance
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