Atracurium products: ambient stability during COVID-19

This page gives ambient stability information for Atracurium products during COVID-19.  Information here should be used in conjunction with our general advice.

Atracurium besilate 250mg/25ml solution for injection vials

  • Atracurium besilate 250mg/25ml solution for injection vials (Pfizer Ltd)

Can be stored at temperatures of up to 25°C for up to 1 month

  • Tracrium 250mg/25ml solution for injection vials (Aspen Pharma Trading Ltd)

Can be stored at temperatures of up to 25°C for up to 28 days

Atracurium besilate 25mg/2.5ml solution for injection ampoules

  • Atracurium besilate 25mg/2.5ml solution for injection ampoules (Consilient Health Ltd)
  • Tracrium 25mg/2.5ml solution for injection ampoules (Aspen Pharma Trading Ltd)

Can be stored at temperatures of up to 25°C for up to 28 days

  • Atracurium besilate 25mg/2.5ml solution for injection ampoules (hameln pharma Ltd)

Can be stored at ambient temperatures (up to 25°C) for up to 28 days.

Can be returned to refrigerator but reduce shelf life by 2 months for every 6 days at room temperature

  • Atracurium besilate 25mg/2.5ml solution for injection ampoules (Pfizer Ltd)

Can be stored at temperatures of up to 25°C for up to 1 month

Atracurium besilate 50mg/5ml solution for injection ampoules

  • Atracurium besilate 50mg/5ml solution for injection ampoules (Consilient Health Ltd)
  • Tracrium 50mg/5ml solution for injection ampoules (Aspen Pharma Trading Ltd)

Can be stored at temperatures of up to 25°C for up to 28 days

  • Atracurium besilate 50mg/5ml solution for injection ampoules (hameln pharma Ltd)

Can be stored at ambient temperatures (up to 25°C) for up to 28 days.

Can be returned to refrigerator but reduce shelf life by 2 months for every 6 days at room temperature

  • Atracurium besilate 50mg/5ml solution for injection ampoules (Pfizer Ltd)

Can be stored at temperatures of up to 25°C for up to 1 month

This page has been put together rapidly to help colleagues during the COVID-19 pandemic; if you spot anything that’s wrong or needs improving report a concern.