2015–2020 Compounding Expert Committee Work Plan

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Focus Areas

  • Monographs for sterile and nonsterile compounded preparations
  • General Chapters on compounding and handling of sterile and nonsterile preparations, including hazardous and investigational drugs

Expert Committee Charge

  • The Compounding Expert Committee will develop new and revise existing compounding-related general chapters describing quality and practice standards for compounding sterile and nonsterile preparation. The Expert Committee will develop compounded preparation monographs containing formulations for both human and veterinary patients.

Key Issues

  • Sterile and Nonsterile Compounding
  • Veterinary Compounding
  • Handling Hazardous drugs
  • Aseptic Technique
  • Testing of Compounded Preparations

Subgroups and Expert Panels

  • Compounding with Hazardous Drugs Expert Panel

Ballot Results and Standards Development

Upcoming Official Meetings

  • May 22, 2017 face-to-face meeting at USP–U.S., Rockville
  • September 29, 2017 face-to-face meeting at USP–U.S., Rockville

Past Meetings – Executive Summaries