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[e-drug] Seeking oily chloramphenicol manufacturer

E-Drug: Seeking oily chloramphenicol manufacturer
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[Those interested in this topic should refer to the E-Drug archives 
particularly messages by Kirsten Myhr on the history of this product along with 
difficulty in supply, and Caroline Green on how it is difficult to source this 
product since it is only produced in response to epidemics since it has such a 
specialised indication:
http://www.essentialdrugs.org/edrug/archive/199809/msg00086.php
http://www.essentialdrugs.org/edrug/archive/199710/msg00016.php
- DB]

Dear colleagues

Does any one know a manufacturer that makes oily chloramphenicol for 
intramuscular injection?  

It is used in Africa to treat cases of meningococcal meningitis.

Please reply to contact email: 
fredfifijdk@yahoo.com

Regards

Fred Peters
Health professional  
USA

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