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    Solvent is used to dissolve another substance in preparation of a solution; may be aqueous or not (e.g., oleaginous). Cosolvents, such as water and alcohol (hydroalcoholic) and water and glycerin, may be used when needed. Sterile solvents are used in certain preparations (e.g., injections).


    • Alcohol
    • Corn oil
    • Cottonseed oil
    • Glycerin
    • Isopropyl alcohol
    • Mineral oil
    • Oleic acid
    • Peanut oil
    • Purified water
    • Water for injection
    • Sterile water for injection
    • Sterile water for irrigation

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