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Sandostatin Drug Description
Sandostatin®
(octreotide acetate) Injection
DRUG DESCRIPTION



What are the possible side effects of octreotide (Sandostatin, Sandostatin LAR Depot)?

Stop using octreotide and get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Call your doctor at once if you have any of these serious side effects:

slow or irregular heartbeats;
gallbladder problems (stomach pain);
pancreatitis (pain in the upper stomach or back, nausea, vomiting, fever, bloating, yellowing of the skin or eyes);
...
Read All Potential Side Effects for Sandostatin »




Sandostatin® (octreotide acetate) Injection, a cyclic octapeptide prepared
as a clear sterile solution of octreotide, acetate salt, in a buffered lactic
acid solution for administration by deep subcutaneous (intrafat) or intravenous
injection. Octreotide acetate, known chemically as L-Cysteinamide, D-phenylalanyl-L-cysteinyl-L-phenylalanyl-D-tryptophyl-L-lysyl-Lthreonyl-N-[2-hydroxy-1-(hydroxymethyl)propyl]-,
cyclic (2→7)-disulfide; [R-(R*, R*)] acetate salt, is a long-acting octapeptide
with pharmacologic actions mimicking those of the natural hormone somatostatin.
Sandostatin Injection is available as: sterile 1-mL ampuls in 3 strengths,
containing 50, 100, or 500 mcg octreotide (as acetate), and sterile 5-mL multi-dose
vials in 2 strengths, containing 200 and 1000 mcg/mL of octreotide (as acetate).
Each ampul also contains:
lactic acid, USP............................................. 3.4 mg
mannitol, USP................................................ 45 mg
sodium bicarbonate, USP .............................. qs to pH 4.2 ±0.3
water for injection, USP...................................qs to 1 mL
Each mL of the multi-dose vials also contains:
lactic acid, USP ............................................. 3.4 mg
mannitol, USP................................................. 45 mg
phenol, USP....................................................5.0 mg
sodium bicarbonate, USP ............................... qs to pH 4.2 ±0.3
water for injection, USP...................................qs to 1 mL
Lactic acid and sodium bicarbonate are added to provide a buffered solution,
pH to 4.2 ±0.3.
The molecular weight of octreotide acetate is 1019.3 (free peptide, C49H66N10O10S2)
and its amino acid sequence is:






H-D-Phe-Cys-Phe-D-Trp-Lys-Thr-Cys-Thr-ol,
xCH3COOH           where
x = 1.4 to 2.5
Last reviewed on RxList: 2/22/2010




Sandostatin Drug Description
Sandostatin®
(octreotide acetate) Injection
DRUG DESCRIPTION



What are the possible side effects of octreotide (Sandostatin, Sandostatin LAR Depot)?

Stop using octreotide and get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Call your doctor at once if you have any of these serious side effects:

slow or irregular heartbeats;
gallbladder problems (stomach pain);
pancreatitis (pain in the upper stomach or back, nausea, vomiting, fever, bloating, yellowing of the skin or eyes);
...
Read All Potential Side Effects for Sandostatin »




Sandostatin® (octreotide acetate) Injection, a cyclic octapeptide prepared
as a clear sterile solution of octreotide, acetate salt, in a buffered lactic
acid solution for administration by deep subcutaneous (intrafat) or intravenous
injection. Octreotide acetate, known chemically as L-Cysteinamide, D-phenylalanyl-L-cysteinyl-L-phenylalanyl-D-tryptophyl-L-lysyl-Lthreonyl-N-[2-hydroxy-1-(hydroxymethyl)propyl]-,
cyclic (2→7)-disulfide; [R-(R*, R*)] acetate salt, is a long-acting octapeptide
with pharmacologic actions mimicking those of the natural hormone somatostatin.
Sandostatin Injection is available as: sterile 1-mL ampuls in 3 strengths,
containing 50, 100, or 500 mcg octreotide (as acetate), and sterile 5-mL multi-dose
vials in 2 strengths, containing 200 and 1000 mcg/mL of octreotide (as acetate).
Each ampul also contains:
lactic acid, USP............................................. 3.4 mg
mannitol, USP................................................ 45 mg
sodium bicarbonate, USP .............................. qs to pH 4.2 ±0.3
water for injection, USP...................................qs to 1 mL
Each mL of the multi-dose vials also contains:
lactic acid, USP ............................................. 3.4 mg
mannitol, USP................................................. 45 mg
phenol, USP....................................................5.0 mg
sodium bicarbonate, USP ............................... qs to pH 4.2 ±0.3
water for injection, USP...................................qs to 1 mL
Lactic acid and sodium bicarbonate are added to provide a buffered solution,
pH to 4.2 ±0.3.
The molecular weight of octreotide acetate is 1019.3 (free peptide, C49H66N10O10S2)
and its amino acid sequence is:






H-D-Phe-Cys-Phe-D-Trp-Lys-Thr-Cys-Thr-ol,
xCH3COOH           where
x = 1.4 to 2.5
Last reviewed on RxList: 2/22/2010




Sandostatin Drug Description
Sandostatin®
(octreotide acetate) Injection
DRUG DESCRIPTION



What are the possible side effects of octreotide (Sandostatin, Sandostatin LAR Depot)?

Stop using octreotide and get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Call your doctor at once if you have any of these serious side effects:

slow or irregular heartbeats;
gallbladder problems (stomach pain);
pancreatitis (pain in the upper stomach or back, nausea, vomiting, fever, bloating, yellowing of the skin or eyes);
...
Read All Potential Side Effects for Sandostatin »




Sandostatin® (octreotide acetate) Injection, a cyclic octapeptide prepared
as a clear sterile solution of octreotide, acetate salt, in a buffered lactic
acid solution for administration by deep subcutaneous (intrafat) or intravenous
injection. Octreotide acetate, known chemically as L-Cysteinamide, D-phenylalanyl-L-cysteinyl-L-phenylalanyl-D-tryptophyl-L-lysyl-Lthreonyl-N-[2-hydroxy-1-(hydroxymethyl)propyl]-,
cyclic (2→7)-disulfide; [R-(R*, R*)] acetate salt, is a long-acting octapeptide
with pharmacologic actions mimicking those of the natural hormone somatostatin.
Sandostatin Injection is available as: sterile 1-mL ampuls in 3 strengths,
containing 50, 100, or 500 mcg octreotide (as acetate), and sterile 5-mL multi-dose
vials in 2 strengths, containing 200 and 1000 mcg/mL of octreotide (as acetate).
Each ampul also contains:
lactic acid, USP............................................. 3.4 mg
mannitol, USP................................................ 45 mg
sodium bicarbonate, USP .............................. qs to pH 4.2 ±0.3
water for injection, USP...................................qs to 1 mL
Each mL of the multi-dose vials also contains:
lactic acid, USP ............................................. 3.4 mg
mannitol, USP................................................. 45 mg
phenol, USP....................................................5.0 mg
sodium bicarbonate, USP ............................... qs to pH 4.2 ±0.3
water for injection, USP...................................qs to 1 mL
Lactic acid and sodium bicarbonate are added to provide a buffered solution,
pH to 4.2 ±0.3.
The molecular weight of octreotide acetate is 1019.3 (free peptide, C49H66N10O10S2)
and its amino acid sequence is:






H-D-Phe-Cys-Phe-D-Trp-Lys-Thr-Cys-Thr-ol,
xCH3COOH           where
x = 1.4 to 2.5
Last reviewed on RxList: 2/22/2010




Sandostatin Drug Description
Sandostatin®
(octreotide acetate) Injection
DRUG DESCRIPTION



What are the possible side effects of octreotide (Sandostatin, Sandostatin LAR Depot)?

Stop using octreotide and get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Call your doctor at once if you have any of these serious side effects:

slow or irregular heartbeats;
gallbladder problems (stomach pain);
pancreatitis (pain in the upper stomach or back, nausea, vomiting, fever, bloating, yellowing of the skin or eyes);
...
Read All Potential Side Effects for Sandostatin »




Sandostatin® (octreotide acetate) Injection, a cyclic octapeptide prepared
as a clear sterile solution of octreotide, acetate salt, in a buffered lactic
acid solution for administration by deep subcutaneous (intrafat) or intravenous
injection. Octreotide acetate, known chemically as L-Cysteinamide, D-phenylalanyl-L-cysteinyl-L-phenylalanyl-D-tryptophyl-L-lysyl-Lthreonyl-N-[2-hydroxy-1-(hydroxymethyl)propyl]-,
cyclic (2→7)-disulfide; [R-(R*, R*)] acetate salt, is a long-acting octapeptide
with pharmacologic actions mimicking those of the natural hormone somatostatin.
Sandostatin Injection is available as: sterile 1-mL ampuls in 3 strengths,
containing 50, 100, or 500 mcg octreotide (as acetate), and sterile 5-mL multi-dose
vials in 2 strengths, containing 200 and 1000 mcg/mL of octreotide (as acetate).
Each ampul also contains:
lactic acid, USP............................................. 3.4 mg
mannitol, USP................................................ 45 mg
sodium bicarbonate, USP .............................. qs to pH 4.2 ±0.3
water for injection, USP...................................qs to 1 mL
Each mL of the multi-dose vials also contains:
lactic acid, USP ............................................. 3.4 mg
mannitol, USP................................................. 45 mg
phenol, USP....................................................5.0 mg
sodium bicarbonate, USP ............................... qs to pH 4.2 ±0.3
water for injection, USP...................................qs to 1 mL
Lactic acid and sodium bicarbonate are added to provide a buffered solution,
pH to 4.2 ±0.3.
The molecular weight of octreotide acetate is 1019.3 (free peptide, C49H66N10O10S2)
and its amino acid sequence is:






H-D-Phe-Cys-Phe-D-Trp-Lys-Thr-Cys-Thr-ol,
xCH3COOH           where
x = 1.4 to 2.5
Last reviewed on RxList: 2/22/2010




Sandostatin Drug Description
Sandostatin®
(octreotide acetate) Injection
DRUG DESCRIPTION



What are the possible side effects of octreotide (Sandostatin, Sandostatin LAR Depot)?

Stop using octreotide and get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Call your doctor at once if you have any of these serious side effects:

slow or irregular heartbeats;
gallbladder problems (stomach pain);
pancreatitis (pain in the upper stomach or back, nausea, vomiting, fever, bloating, yellowing of the skin or eyes);
...
Read All Potential Side Effects for Sandostatin »




Sandostatin® (octreotide acetate) Injection, a cyclic octapeptide prepared
as a clear sterile solution of octreotide, acetate salt, in a buffered lactic
acid solution for administration by deep subcutaneous (intrafat) or intravenous
injection. Octreotide acetate, known chemically as L-Cysteinamide, D-phenylalanyl-L-cysteinyl-L-phenylalanyl-D-tryptophyl-L-lysyl-Lthreonyl-N-[2-hydroxy-1-(hydroxymethyl)propyl]-,
cyclic (2→7)-disulfide; [R-(R*, R*)] acetate salt, is a long-acting octapeptide
with pharmacologic actions mimicking those of the natural hormone somatostatin.
Sandostatin Injection is available as: sterile 1-mL ampuls in 3 strengths,
containing 50, 100, or 500 mcg octreotide (as acetate), and sterile 5-mL multi-dose
vials in 2 strengths, containing 200 and 1000 mcg/mL of octreotide (as acetate).
Each ampul also contains:
lactic acid, USP............................................. 3.4 mg
mannitol, USP................................................ 45 mg
sodium bicarbonate, USP .............................. qs to pH 4.2 ±0.3
water for injection, USP...................................qs to 1 mL
Each mL of the multi-dose vials also contains:
lactic acid, USP ............................................. 3.4 mg
mannitol, USP................................................. 45 mg
phenol, USP....................................................5.0 mg
sodium bicarbonate, USP ............................... qs to pH 4.2 ±0.3
water for injection, USP...................................qs to 1 mL
Lactic acid and sodium bicarbonate are added to provide a buffered solution,
pH to 4.2 ±0.3.
The molecular weight of octreotide acetate is 1019.3 (free peptide, C49H66N10O10S2)
and its amino acid sequence is:






H-D-Phe-Cys-Phe-D-Trp-Lys-Thr-Cys-Thr-ol,
xCH3COOH           where
x = 1.4 to 2.5
Last reviewed on RxList: 2/22/2010





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