Sodium Nitrite Injection
Hope Pharmaceuticals (Scottsdale,Ariz) recently announced the release ofSodium Nitrite Injection USP 3% in singledosevials. This product is indicated for thetreatment of cyanide poisoning. It is a primarycomponent of the Cyanide AntidoteKit, which is used by hospitals and publicsafety authorities for emergency preparedness.Cyanide inhalation can causesevere toxic effects and death within minutesto hours. Prompt treatment is criticalfor patient survival. The new vials facilitaterapid administration during an emergency.For more information, visitwww.hopepharm.com.