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A word from PCNSW

20.12.2019

This month, the Pharmacy Council of NSW published a notice regarding compounding pharmacies producing medicines for other pharmacies. Perhaps it was in response to our recent advertorial in Australian Pharmacist, which can be found here: More pharmacies are turning to compounding, but what is the true cost of business? The unedited text from PCNSW is […]

Outsource Compounding Facility

19.11.2019

The concept of outsourcing compounding is not new – not only have we been doing it at ACPHARM since 2004 – but it is the way most compounding is carried out in England. Outsource compounding facilities, referred to as “Specials Labs,” are facilities that carry out compounding only under GMP conditions.  When a doctor writes […]

More pharmacies are turning to compounding, but what is the true cost of business?

14.11.2019

Ever-increasing regulatory standards for Australian compounding pharmacies Complex compounding has evolved in Australia at an exponential speed. Not surprisingly, there has been an alarming increase in the number of cases involving complex compounding coming before pharmacy regulators. The main concern is the risk to patient safety and the lack of training and understanding of the […]