Recormon Caution For Usage

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Zuellig Pharma
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Caution For Usage
Special Instructions for Use, Handling and Disposal: Incompatibilities: In the absence of compatibility studies, this medicinal product should not be mixed with other medicinal products. First wash your hands.
1. Remove one syringe from the pack and check that the solution is clear, colorless and practically free from visible particles. Remove the cap from the syringe.
2. Remove one needle from the pack, fix it on the syringe and remove the protective cap from the needle.
3. Expel air from the syringe and needle by holding the syringe vertically and gently pressing the plunger upwards. Keep pressing the plunger until the amount of Recormon is in the syringe as prescribed.
4. Clean the skin at the site of injection using an alcohol wipe. Form a skin fold by pinching the skin between thumb and forefinger. Hold the syringe barrel near to the needle, and insert the needle into the skin fold with a quick, firm action. Inject the Recormon solution. Withdraw the needle quickly and apply pressure over the injection site with a dry, sterile pad.
This medicinal product is for single use only.
Disposal: The following points should be strictly adhered to regarding the use and disposal of syringes and other medicinal sharps: Needles and syringes should never be reused.
Place all used needles and syringes into a sharps container (puncture-proof disposable container).
Placing used sharps containers in the household waste should be avoided.
Dispose of the full container according to local requirements or as instructed by the healthcare provider.
The release of pharmaceuticals in the environment should be minimized. Medicines should not be disposed of via wastewater, and disposal through household waste should be avoided. Use established 'collection systems' if available in the location.
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