Quantcast
Lesson 2. Introduction to Manufacturing, Quality Control, and Prepackaging. - Compounding and Manufacturing

Share on Google+Share on FacebookShare on LinkedInShare on TwitterShare on DiggShare on Stumble Upon
Custom Search
 
  
 
LESSON 2
INTRODUCTION TO MANUFACTURING, QUALITY CONTROL, AND
PREPACKAGING
Section I. PHARMACEUTICAL MANUFACTURING
2-1.
BACKGROUND INFORMATION
a. Definition. Pharmaceutical (bulk) manufacturing is the compounding of large
quantities of a pharmaceutical product that is designed to be dispensed to more than
one patient.
b. Justification. There are two primary justifications for pharmaceutical (bulk)
manufacturing in the modern pharmacy.
(1)  In some cases, a commercially available product can be manufactured
in the pharmacy in order to save money. Obviously, all the costs (for example,
ingredients, equipment, and manpower) must be considered when this justification is
used.
(2)  In other circumstances, a product is manufactured because an
equivalent product is not commercially available. For example, if a dermatologist were
to frequently prescribe a particular ointment that is not commercially available, it would
be cost effective to manufacture this product rather than to compound each individual
prescription for the ointment.
2-2.
FORMS USED IN THE MANUFACTURING SECTION
As you might anticipate, there are no specific manufacturing forms that are used
in all U.S. Army medical treatment facilities (MTFs). This subcourse will merely provide
guidance on the types of information that should be contained on certain forms used
within the manufacturing section. Again, it is important to realize that forms are tailored
to meet the individual needs of a particular MTF. So, the forms you see in your MTF
might contain more or less information than you see on the forms used to train students
in the 91Q Pharmacy Specialist Course.
a. Bulk Compounding Formula Record (Master Formula Card). The Bulk
Compounding Form (Master Formula Card) is the official recipe for a particular product
compounded in the pharmacy. The Master Formula Card (see figure 2-1) contains
specific information on the preparation, packaging, and labeling of a product. Observe
that the Master Formula Card is designed to tell you everything you need to know about
the preparation of a product.
MD0809
2-3



Medical News
Study finds physical signs of depression common among ICU survivors
Depression affects more than one out of three survivors of...
medicalxpress.com
New approach for surgery patients cuts hospital stays and costs
Changes in managing patients before, during and after colorectal surgery...
medicalxpress.com
Finnish team of researchers finds a mutation in a tumor of the jaw
A Finnish team of researchers was the first in the...
medicalxpress.com
Take notes by hand for better long-term comprehension
Dust off those Bic ballpoints and college-ruled notebooks—research shows that...
medicalxpress.com
HHS leaders call for expanded use of medications to combat opioid overdose epidemic
A national response to the epidemic of prescription opioid overdose...
medicalxpress.com
Take the bat, leave the candy: Researchers find unhealthy foodscape at youth baseball field
'Take me out to the ballgame' doesn't exactly conjure up...
medicalxpress.com
Study supports safety of antimicrobial peptide-coated contact lenses
Contact lenses coated with an antimicrobial peptide could help to...
medicalxpress.com
New breast cancer imaging method promising
The new PAMmography method for imaging breast cancer developed by...
medicalxpress.com
Novel therapeutic agent for Tamiflu-resistant pH1N1 influenza virus discovered
In 2009 the influenza pH1N1 virus caused the first flu...
medicalxpress.com
Proteinuria Often Untreated in Hospital
LAS VEGAS (MedPage Today) -- Although it's easily managed, proteinuria...
medpagetoday.com
Palliation is rarely a topic in studies on advanced cancer
End-of-life aspects, the corresponding terminology, and the relevance of palliation...
medicalxpress.com
Breast cancer replicates brain development process
New research led by a scientist at the University of...
medicalxpress.com
Taking a walk may lead to more creativity than sitting, study finds
When the task at hand requires some imagination, taking a...
medicalxpress.com
New study links inflammation in those with PTSD to changes in microRNA
With a new generation of military veterans returning home from...
medicalxpress.com
Morning Break: US Doctors Killed at Afghan Hospital
(MedPage Today) -- Health news and commentary from around the...
medpagetoday.com
Spring cleaning often a sneezing nightmare for allergy sufferers
The warm weather brings with it the urge to open...
medicalxpress.com
Why do some people with Alzheimer's disease die without cognitive impairment?
Since the time of Dr. Alois Alzheimer himself, two proteins...
medicalxpress.com
Loyola patient receives one of the world's quickest lung transplants
A Loyola University Medical Center patient has received one of...
medicalxpress.com
Researchers study differences in the prevalence of headaches worldwide
Researchers around the world are working in a joint effort...
medicalxpress.com
Policy paper proposes regulatory model for cognitive enhancement devices
Researchers from the Oxford Martin School, University of Oxford, are...
medicalxpress.com
   


Privacy Statement - Copyright Information. - Contact Us

comments powered by Disqus

Integrated Publishing, Inc.
9438 US Hwy 19N #311 Port Richey, FL 34668

Phone For Parts Inquiries: (727) 755-3260
Google +