ampoule

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a small bottle that contains a drug (especially a sealed sterile container for injection by needle)

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We found empty ampules of power enhancing drugs in Amritsar and earlier rallies too," an Army officer requesting anonymity said.
As many as 750,000 ampules were being used per year in Bahrain, a figure that is far too high considering Bahrain's population and size.
Eighty-five drug-filled ampules were later retrieved from the man, police said.
The drugs taken are 16 ampules of Fentanyl, 10 of Pethidine and 20 of Midazolam.
A North Wales Police spokeswoman said the three boxes were in an Alliance Pharmacy bag and contained 12 100mg ampules.
Tokyo, Japan, Oct 18, 2005 - (JCNN) - The National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST) announced on October 17 that its Intelligent Systems Research Institute has developed a robotic system to handle and sort drug ampules, in collaboration with Ookuma Electronic and Applied Vision Systems (AVS).
It includes two 10 mg ampules of diamorphine, one 100 mg ampule of diamorphine, two 10mg ampules of morphine, two 100mg ampules of pethadine, and ten10mg tablets of pethadine.
For our transport mission, we had two ampules of cefotaxime, 2 g each, one of which we gave the patient.
In this unusual case, one flight nurse was the "common denominator" in repeated shortages including wastage, broken ampules and other "loss" of controlled substances.
When the tray is turned over, recesses on the bottom accommodate the safe passing and picking up of curved suture needles, loaded in a variety of needle holders, as well as forceps, straight suture needles, port trocars, forceps, ampules and syringes, rake and claw retractors, and more.
Ten 50mg ampules of the pain-killer Pethadine, intended for injection, were in the bag which was taken from Hurley WMC, near Atherstone.
25 an hour to make plastic ampules at a Sun Valley factory.
MedeGrip also helps protect clinicians from sharps injuries when breaking glass ampules, which are reported to cause roughly one-quarter of sharps injuries in hospitals.
00 nos, pheniramine maleate 2 ml injection ampules 100.
The RSF3L has a capacity of up to nine thousand ampules an hour, and it offers features to satisfy the demands for liquid products in a sterile environment.