photoA 5.0mg/mL strength Naropin (ropivacaine HCI injection) in 10mL and 20mL Polyamp DuoFit plastic containers has been introduced by this company. The containers, for local anesthetics, can reduce the risk to healthcare professionals of inadvertent needlesticks and lacerations.
   The Polyamp DuoFit is a pre-filled, shatter-resistant, polypropylene container designed to directly connect to Luer and tapered syringes. This latex-free packaging provides for needle-free withdrawal of anesthetics with a twist-off top.
   Naropin is available in concentrations of 2.0mg/mL, 5.0mg/mL, 7.5mg/mL, and 10.0mg/mL. These concentrations are manufactured in two sizes, 10mL and 20mL, packages of five. Xylocaine-MPF (lidocaine HCI Injection) is also available in Polyamp DuoFit containers as single-dose, pre-filled, sterile blister packs. Xylocaine-MPF is available in one percent, 1.5 percent and 2 percent concentrations. The 1 percent and 1.5 percent concentrations are manufactured in 10mL and 20mL containers, packages of five. The 2 percent concentration is produced in a 10mL container, packages of five. AstraZeneca