Magnesium sulfate is used as an anticonvulsant, laxative, and electrolyte replenisher in the treatment of premature contractions of the uterus, preeclampsia and eclampsia, a food additive, and is as a soak for sore muscles. Intravenous administration of magnesium corrects magnesium deficiencies. It causes inhibition of muscles in the uterus resulting in decreases in frequency and force of contractions. When used as a laxative, in the form commonly referred to as Epsom salts, magnesium sulfate increases the flow of water into the intestine.
Affygility Solutions has an occupational exposure limit (OEL) and control band assignment for this active pharmaceutical ingredient (API). This monograph also contains the acceptable daily exposure (ADE) value.
OEL Fastrac monographs are a cost-effective and convenient way to meet the requirements for PDEs (ADEs) contained in the EMA Guideline on setting health based exposure limits for use in risk identification in the manufacture of different medicinal products in shared facilities (EMA/CHMP/CVMP/SWP/169430/2012), and to obtain the following information:
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Affygility Solutions’s OEL Fastrac service is an user-friendly system that enables us to make confident decisions and focus on moving the compound safely through our facility. We can quickly access the database to determine if a new drug is within the OEL Fastrac library, and if so, immediately download a detailed OEL banding report. The OEL Fastrac system has been a helpful tool in our overall EH&S program.