Paraffin Oil P.G.

CE Marked (CE 0086)
Ready-to-use, washed and filtered paraffin oil

LGPO-100, 100 ml
LGPO-500, 500 ml
AMPO-100, 100 ml (Amber Bottle)

Indications for Use

Paraffin Oil P.G. is intended to be used as an oil overlay for droplets of medium for embryo culture or manipulation.

Why would you choose Paraffin Oil P.G.?
  • Paraffin Oil PG is a pharmaceutical-grade light paraffin oil.
  • It is pre-washed with ultra pure water, sterile-filtered and QC tested.

Store at 15-25°C and protected from light.

Shelf Life

2 years when stored at 15-25°C and protected from light.


A pharmaceutical grade light paraffin oil, pre-washed with water.

Quality Control Specifications
Specification Common Results
Specific Gravity ≤ 0.86 g/ml 0.84 — 0.86
Viscosity (at 30°C) < 30 cP 18 — 24 cP
Biological Tests Specification Common Results
Lal Endotoxin < 0.50 EU/ml < 0.25 EU/ml
Sterility Test Negative Negative
1-cell Mouse Embryo Assay (% blastocysts at 96h of culture) > 80% 90 — 100%
Precautions and Warnings
  1. Not to be used for injection.
  2. Caution: Federal Law (USA) restricts this device to sale by or on the order of a physician (or properly licensed practitioner).
  3. Do not use the product if:
    • the product packaging appears damaged or if the seal is broken
    • the expiry date has been exceeded
    • the product becomes discolored, cloudy, or shows evidence of particulate matter
  4. To avoid problems with contamination, practice aseptic techniques and discard minimal amounts of excess medium remaining in the bottle.
  5. Once the bottle is opened, store the product tightly capped at 2-8ºC and protected from light.
  6. The user should read and understand the Instructions for Use, Precautions and Warnings, and be trained in the correct procedure before using Paraffin Oil P.G.