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E-Z-HD Powder for oral suspension (2019)

Active ingredients: Barium sulfate

Product Name and Form

E-Z-HD 98% w/w powder for oral suspension.

Pharmaceutical form

Powder for oral suspension.

White powder.

Qualitative and Quantitative Composition

Active Constituent: Barium sulfate 98.45% w/w

Excipients include:

Sorbitol (E420), 1.89 g per 340 g dose.

Approximately 310 mg sodium per 340 g dose.

For a full list of excipients, see section 6.1.

Chemical substance
Description
Barium sulfate

Barium sulfate is inert and has no pharmacological action. It serves only as a radiopaque substance to opacify the gastro-intestinal tract during X-ray examinations.

List of excipients

Sorbitol (E420)
Acacia gum (E414)
Sodium citrate (E331)
Simeticone
Citric acid anhydrous (E330)
Polysorbate 80 (E433)
Carrageenan (E407)
Ethyl maltol (E637)
Saccharin sodium (E954)
Strawberry flavour
Cherry flavour

Pack sizes and Marketing

Unit dose bottle (containing 340 g of E-Z-HD) composed of high density polyethylene (HDPE) with a polypropylene screw-on lid having a liner of three-ply co-extruded material (a foamed, low density polyethylene core between two solid layers of low density polyethylene).

Marketing authorization holder
Authorization dates

Bracco U.K. Limited, Unit 15, Valley Business Centre, Gordon Road, High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire HP13 6EQ, United Kingdom

30th March 1993 / 30th March 1998

Marketing authorization number:

PL 18920/0029