Pharmacies Can Comment on USP Compounding Chapters in Late March

March 9, 2018

The revision of two United States Pharmacopeial Convention (USP) general chapters will open for public comment starting March 30.

These USP chapters open for revision include:

USP plans to align the timing and content of the two chapters with the new general chapter, <800>Hazardous Drugs—Handling in Healthcare Settings.

Pharmacies can provide written comments through the USP website from March 30 to July 31 for USP <795> and from July 28 to Nov. 30 for USP <797>.

The anticipated official date for these revisions is Dec. 1, 2019.