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Covid-19 Resource Center Courtesy of: PCCA

Covid-19 Resource Center Courtesy of: PCCA

At Medizap we are committed to being on the front line of compounding industry, and as always offering advanced sterilization solutions. That being said we wanted to offer our partners, followers, and esteemed colleagues, reposts, and re-shares from valued, respected, and tested sources. In light of the #coronavirus we wanted to begin to share up-to-date compounding, and sterilization information. Today’s share comes from PCCA “Just like you, PCCA has been closely monitoring the documented cases of the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) and the worldwide response to this outbreak. While this is an evolving situation with many unknowns, PCCA is committed to...

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Clinical Utility of Treating Individuals with  Compounded “Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy”

Clinical Utility of Treating Individuals with Compounded “Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy”

What are the benefits of treating people with compounded “Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy (BHRT)”? A diverse committee from the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine, in partnership with the FDA, will carry out a report to measure the clinical power of treating individuals with compounded "bioidentical hormone replacement therapy (BHRT)” medications. The committee will: Review the existing patient history of compounded BHRT medications, and other compounded products, and to document the care of patients, including the conditions compounded medications have showcased in their history. Describe the physical and chemical substance characteristics of compounded BHRT medications (example: active components, inactive...

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Changes In the New USP 797 Regulations

Changes In the New USP 797 Regulations

  In 2019, revisions were published to the USP General Chapter 797 Pharmaceutical Compounding – Sterile Preparations, by the Compounding Expert Committee of the US Pharmacopeia Convention, on compounding nonsterile and sterile preparations, along with advanced standards for compounding radiopharmaceutical drugs. This is one of the first changes to the original regulation set of sterile compounding practice standards given by the United States Pharmacopeia (USP). The updates advocate for change in both structure and content, forcing processes to broaden and to increasingly become more effective. Below outlines the significant details that will most influence sterilization and depyrogenation. Compounded Sterile Preparation...

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Real-Time Data Cold Chain Solutions

Real-Time Data Cold Chain Solutions

Cold chain solutions have become increasingly used in global healthcare economies. Billions of dollars are being invested in temperature-controlled transportation methods in the medical industry, most focused on pharmaceuticals. This system has progressively developed into the favored shipping choice when it comes to logistics because temperature-controlled pharmaceuticals allow for extended beyond use dates saving practitioners and hospitals millions of dollars. Cold chains are a temperature-controlled supply chain that requires consistent refrigeration or frozen temperatures from the moment the pharmaceutical is being manufactured through shipping, sterilization, all the way to delivery. Mandates require this technology to preserve and maintain the integrity...

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