According to Plumb’s Veterinary Drugs, “How to Find a Quality Assured Compounding Pharmacy”, the first step to choosing a compounding pharmacy is to look for PCABⓇ Accreditation. In the pharmacy world there are a multitude of accreditations, certifications, endorsements and memberships that a pharmacy may attain. The Pharmacy Compounding Accreditation BoardⓇ (PCAB) is the one… [Read More]
Beyond-Use-Date (BUD) supporting scientific evidence should be requested if a pharmacy assigns a longer BUD than those found in this table. The table below was gleaned from Plumb’s Veterinary Drugs https://www.plumbsveterinarydrugs.com and the United States Pharmacopeia (USP) Official Text http://www.usp.org/usp-nf/official-text .
First of all, what is a “cleanroom”? Cleanrooms are used in practically every industry where small particles can adversely affect the manufacturing process. They vary in size and complexity, depending on the industry in which it is used. A cleanroom is any given contained space where provisions are made to reduce particulate contamination and control… [Read More]
A pH Meter is a device used for potentiometrically measuring the pH, which is either the concentration or the activity of hydrogen ions, of an aqueous solution. It usually has a glass electrode plus a calomel reference electrode (meter), or a combination electrode.The pH (always written little p, big H) of a substance is an… [Read More]
EPC is now on the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (ACVIM) Marketplace. Not only does this showcase EPC, it also supports the ACVIM. ACVIM Diplomates are now able to find EPC’s information, making it easier to compare compounders. Diplomates unfamiliar with EPC will quickly learn why EPC is the Nation’s Leading Veterinarian Compounding Pharmacy…. [Read More]