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Dipyridamole Injection

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Dipyridamole Injection

DIPYRIDAMOLE INJECTION USP

For Intravenous Injection

DRUG DESCRIPTION

Dipyridamole Injection USP is a coronary vasodilator described as 2,2',2",2'"-[(4,8-Dipiperidinopyrimido [5,4-d]pyrimidine-2,6-diyl)dinitrilo]tetraethanol. It has the following structural formula:

Dipyridamole Structural Formula Illustration

Molecular Formula: C24H40N8O4

Molecular Weight: 504.64

Dipyridamole injection is an odorless, pale yellow liquid which can be diluted in sodium chloride injection or dextrose injection for intravenous administration. Each mL of sterile solution contains dipyridamole, 5 mg; polyethylene glycol 600, 50 mg; tartaric acid, 2 mg; water for injection, qs; hydrochloric acid and, if necessary, sodium hydroxide, added to adjust pH to 2.7 ± 0.5.

Last reviewed on RxList: 3/4/2009
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.

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