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Vial vs. Ampoule

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Main Difference

The main difference between Vial and Ampoule is that the Vial is a reagent bottle and Ampoule is a small sealed vial

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  • Vial (noun)

    A glass vessel or bottle, especially a small tube-shaped bottle used to store medicine, perfume or other chemical.

  • Vial (verb)

    To put or keep in, or as in, a vial.

  • Ampoule (noun)

    A small hermetically sealed vial, often used to contain a sterile solution suitable for injection.

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Oxford Dictionary
  • Vial (noun)

    A small bottle, usually of glass; a little glass vessel with a narrow aperture intended to be closed with a stopper; as, a vial of medicine.

  • Vial

    To put in a vial or vials.

  • Ampoule (noun)

    same as ampule.

Webster Dictionary
  • Vial (noun)

    a small bottle that contains a drug (especially a sealed sterile container for injection by needle)

  • Ampoule (noun)

    a small bottle that contains a drug (especially a sealed sterile container for injection by needle)

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