Terlipressin products: ambient stability during COVID-19

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

Terlipressin 1mg/5ml solution for injection vials

  • Variquel 1mg/5ml solution for injection vials (Alliance Pharmaceuticals Ltd)

Must be stored in refrigerator

  • Terlipressin acetate EVER Pharma 0.2 mg/ml solution for injection (Kent Pharmaceuticals Ltd)

Shelf life at ambient temperatures will be 6 months.

Can be returned to fridge after a short temperature excursion.

Terlipressin 1mg/8.5ml solution for injection ampoules

  • Glypressin 1mg/8.5ml solution for injection ampoules (Ferring Pharmaceuticals Ltd)

Must be stored in refrigerator

  • Terlipressin 1mg/8.5ml solution for injection ampoules (Flynn Pharma Ltd)

Can be stored at temperatures of up to 25°C for up to 6 months

  • Terlipressin 1mg/8.5ml solution for injection ampoules (Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Europe B.V.)

Can be stored at ambient temperatures for up to 3 months.

Can be returned to refrigerator after a short temperature excursion.

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.