When several additives are being used in preparation of a sterile product, you
must add them in a specific order to prevent
. To draw up the additive,
place the edge of the needle ____________to the stopper. Place slight back
pressure on the shaft of the needle. This keeps the tip of the needle from
_______________ the rubber stopper. If you use a glass ampule, use a
___________needle or place the bevel of the needle against the
_______________wall of the ampule. Always draw up more additive than is
When adding the additive to the base or parent solution, be careful not to
____________the stopper. If the parent solution is in a ____________ bottle,
there should be no pressure on the plunger. But if it is in a plastic IV bag,
___________ the bag so the liquid is away from the entry port. After the additive
has been added to the base solution, they must be ______________ thoroughly.
Check materials again and inspect the solution for visible
Name five of the items required on the sterile product label.