Latest United States Pharmacopeia Stories
Fake Medications in Use in Public Hospital, Many Other Sites ROCKVILLE, Md., Nov.
NORTHRIDGE, Calif., Oct. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- According to the 2010 Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee, the majority of the American public is overfed or obese and yet under-nourished in several key nutrients(1).
ENGLEWOOD, Colo., Oct. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Baxa Corporation, a leading provider of medical devices and systems that automate pharmacy operations, today announced the 2011 dates for its STAR (Skills Training, Academics and Resources) Center.
BEDFORD, N.H., Sept.
Errors in Administration of Injectable Medications in Hospitals, Other Healthcare Settings Have Been Implicated in Episodes of Severe Patient Harm ROCKVILLE, Md., Aug.
Hidden Drugs and Steroids Found in More Than 170 Supplements Since 2008 YONKERS, N.Y., Aug.
LOURES, Portugal, July 21, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Hovione is announcing the nomination of two of its scientists to the United States Pharmacopeia (USP), for the period 2010-2015.
Format, Appearance, Content and Language Covered in Recommendations to Help Address Problem of Poor Health Literacy ROCKVILLE, Md., May 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- To promote the establishment of universal standards for prescription medication labels -- and to address the widespread problem of patient misinterpretation of medication instructions -- an advisory panel formed by the U.S.
Format, appearance, content and language covered in recommendations to help address problem of poor health literacy.
The first results from a large-scale study of key antimalarial medicines in ten Sub-Saharan African countries reveal that a high percentage of medicines circulating on national markets are of substandard quality and thus may contribute to the growth of drug-resistant strains of Plasmodium falciparum, the most virulent form of malaria.
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