Understand the key ways you can make hazardous drug compounding safer, especially for non-antineoplastic drugs.
Focus on Error Prevention, Non-Sterile Compounding
It is critically important that the correct salt form of a drug is used when preparing prescriptions, including compounded medications.
Bronwyn Tolmie is the owner of Trailside Pharmacy in Fergus and Elora Apothecary in Elora and has played a key role in implementing the non-sterile compounding standards in her pharmacies.
Non-Sterile Compounding, Sterile Compounding
Three guiding principles that drug preparation premises and registrants should adhere to in order to ensure an environment and culture that promotes patient, compounding personnel and healthcare provider safety.