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Haloperidol Decanoate Injection
For IM Injection Only
Haloperidol decanoate is the decanoate ester of the butyrophenone,
haloperidol. It has a markedly extended duration of effect. It is available in
sesame oil in sterile form for intramuscular (IM) injection. Chemically,
haloperidol decanoate is 4-[4-(p-chlorophenyl)-4-hydropiperidino]-4’-fluorobutyrophenone
decanoate. The molecular formula is C31H41CIFNO3.
Haloperidol decanoate is almost insoluble in water (0.01 mg/ml), but is
soluble in most organic solvents. It has a molecular weight of 530.13.
Each mL of Haloperidol Decanoate Injection, 50 mg/mL contains 50 mg
haloperidol (present as haloperidol decanoate 70.5 mg) in sesame oil vehicle,
with 1.2% (w/v) benzyl alcohol as a preservative.
Each mL of Haloperidol Decanoate Injection, 100 mg/mL contains 100 mg
haloperidol (present as haloperidol decanoate 141 mg) in a sesame oil
vehicle, with 1.2% (w/v) benzyl alcohol as a preservative.