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Just the Facts: Compounding

Get the facts you and your patients need about today's compounding issues, including the latest updates on the fungal meningitis outbreak.

Frequently Asked Questions About Pharmaceutical Compounding

What pharmaceutical compounding is, why it's necessary, what caused the fungal meningitis outbreak, and other important answers.

September 29, 2015
September 29, 2015
The U.S. Pharmacopeial Convention (USP) is urging pharmacist stakeholders to review proposed revisions to General Chapter <797> Pharmaceutical...
Revisions to USP <797> under way
September 01, 2015
August 28, 2015
The pharmacy compounding industry was changed forever after the 2012 fungal meningitis outbreak attributed to the New England Compounding Center. In...
Determining the benefits of registering as an outsourcing facility under the 2013 compounding law
April 01, 2015
March 31, 2015
FDA’s newly configured, 14-member Pharmacy Compounding Advisory Committee (PCAC) convened on February 23–24 at FDA headquarters in suburban...
PCAC added 25 drugs to agency’s do-not-compound list; deemed two bulk drug substances unfit for agency’s bulk list