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compounding

[′käm‚pau̇nd·iŋ]
(mechanical engineering)
The series placing of cylinders in an engine (such as steam) for greater ratios of expansion and consequent improved engine economy.
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FDA draft and final guidances on compounding pharmacy were published since July 1, 2014.
Northern New England Compounding Pharmacy is not and has never been affiliated with New England Compounding Center, but because of the similarity of their names, the former was flooded with inquiries from concerned parties when news of the outbreak broke.
All 4 lots came from an out-of-state compounding pharmacy, hereafter called pharmacy A.
Both were veteran pharmacists who had tired of working at conventional pharmacies, so they decided to start a compounding pharmacy.
The suit against the compounding pharmacy that distributed the product to hospitals alleges that the contaminated product, which was later recalled, caused a bacterial infection.
A major advantage of compounded prescriptions is they provide treatments that are new, and often not commercially available," according to McGuff Compounding Pharmacy Services, Inc.
We're aware of the increase, but I only have one of those employees,'' said Earl Broidy, owner of Panorama Compounding Pharmacy in Van Nuys.
M2 EQUITYBITES-July 19, 2016-Georgia Board of Pharmacy Clears True Nature Holding to Acquire Atlanta Compounding Pharmacy
In 2012, a compounding pharmacy inadequately sterilized multiple lots of methylprednisolone, which were sold around the country and used for intrathecal injections.