The FDA has awarded a cooperative agreement grant to the National Association of Boards of Pharmacy to develop a 3-year pilot project for a data-sharing system to improve oversight of compounding pharmacies.
Two lawsuits against the FDA have been resolved in a conclusion favorable to Endo International, which argued that vasporessin should be excluded from the agency’s compounding list.
Many critics have accused Oliver of oversimplifying a complex issue.
The Job Descriptions From USP Include Attention to Detail, Communication, and Leadership Skills Within a Compounding Facility
Community Pharmacy Consultant Bruce Kneeland talks with independent pharmacy owner Teresa Dickinson, RPh, discuss compounding at Melrose Pharmacy in Phoenix, Arizona.
The postponement of USP chapters <795>, <797>, and <825> was applauded by the International Academy of Compounding Pharmacists.
Community Pharmacist Consultant Bruce Kneeland talks with independent pharmacy owner Teresa Dickinson, RPh, about what led her to opening Melrose Pharmacy in Phoenix, Arizona.
Patricia Kienle, BSPHARM, MPA, FASHP, discusses recent revisions to USP 797 and how pharmacists' comments can influence future revisions.
Community Pharmacy Consultant Bruce Kneeland and Theresa Dickinson, RPh, owner of Melrose Pharmacy in Phoenix, AZ, discusses compounding at the Melrose Pharmacy.
Patricia Kienle, BSPHARM, MPA, FASHP, talks about on the appropriate facilities in which to perform sterile compounding in this video, filmed during the 2019 American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) Summer Meetings & Exhibition in Boston.
A US District Court decision has upheld the agency's interpretation of the clinical need for these products that are used by outsourcing facilities.
As the deadline for full implementation approaches, hospitals must create an action plan and timeline for completion.