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Capped Vials

By Melanie Prudom

六月 04, 2020

“Choosing the Right Components for Container Closure Systems,” the second part of our “How to Qualify Container Closure Systems” series, was recently published in the International Journal of Pharmaceutical Compounding. The article addresses ways in which packaging component selection is critical to ensuring that the closure container system will protect and maintain compounded drug quality.1

West Ready Pack

By Amy Kim

二月 17, 2020

We are pleased to announce our recent publication in the November/December 2019 Issue of the International Journal of Pharmaceutical Compounding. In the article “How to Qualify Container Closure Systems, Part 1,” we address how compounding pharmacies (503Bs) can qualify systems for intended use via container closure integrity (CCI) to meet FDA Guidance requirements.1


By Stacey Vaughan

九月 20, 2019

On August 6 and 7, 2019, USP hosted the Second Annual Workshop to explore current trends, initiatives and regulations for quality compounding. Members of the West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (West) Scientific Affairs and Strategic Marketing departments participated in the USP workshop and gained valuable insight into the key elements of the FDA’s efforts to improve the quality of compounded drugs.