A scientific non-profit organization that sets standards for the identity, strength, quality, and purity of food, medicine, & dietary supplements distributed and consumed worldwide.
USP- United States Pharmacopecial Convention
The agency responsible for the enforcement of controlled substances laws and regulations of the United States.
DEA- Drug Enforcement Agency
Responsible for protecting the public health by assuring that foods are safe, wholesome, sanitary, and properly labeled.
FDA- Food & Drug Administration
What are the credentials for a PTCB certified technician?
What are the credentials for a TSBP registered technician?
What color is the registration for a trainee tech?
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The third part identifies package size and type
The second part of the NDC# identifies a specific strength, dosage form, and formulation for a particular firm.
The first part of the NDC# assigned by the FDA is referred to as what?
The use of or exposure to a product is not likely to cause adverse health consequences.
Class III recall
A situation in which the use of or exposure to a product may cause temporary or medically reversible adverse health consequences or the probability of serious adverse health consequences is remote.
Class II recall
A situation where there is a reasonable probability that the use of or exposure to a product will cause serious adverse health consequences or death.
Class I recall
Preparing, packaging, compounding, or labeling for delivery of RX drug in the course of professional practice to an ultimate user or his agent pursuant to the lawful order of a Practitioner.
The actual, constructive, or attempted transfer of a prescription drug or device from one person to another.
Accurately as Prescribed
Dispensing, delivering, and/or distributing a prescription drug order to the correct patient, with the correct drug, in the correct strength & quantity with the correct labeling as ordered provided no substitution is prohibited.
Any health-related record containing information that identifies an individual, such as a patient medication record, prescription drug order, or medication order.