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What Is Nonsterile Drug Compounding?

Nonsterile drug compounding is the millennia-old practice of preparing specific medication doses for patients to drink, swallow, insert or apply to the skin.

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Professional Compounding Centers of America

PCCA is a complete resource for an independent compounding pharmacy’s needs with over 3,900 members worldwide.

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Alabama Pharmacy Association

The APA offers continuing education programs for pharmacists and technicians, and members take a leading role in lobbying for pharmacy at the state and national level. The APA was established in 1881 and is the oldest professional organization for pharmacy in the state.

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International Academy of Compounding Pharmacists

IACP is an association representing more than 2,700 pharmacists, technicians, students, and members of the compounding community who focus upon the specialty practice of pharmacy compounding.

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Pharmacy compounding – Regulatory Issues

This article from the University of Southern California explains what compounding is, and the regulations related to creating custom medications.


U.S. Pharmacopeia Compounding Chapter

This chapter covers pharmaceutical compounding and describes the responsibilities of the compounder, proper equipment, and rules for various preparations such as pills, creams and solutions.

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