Extended Stability for Parenteral Drugs
Caryn M. Bing
American Society of Health-System Pharmacists, 2009 - Medical - 292 pages
Extended Stability of Parenteral Drugs is an essential reference for anyone working in alternative site infusion practice. The extended stability monographs and parenteral nutrition monographs represent a continuing drug information project focused on identifying, reviewing, and compiling relevant available information in a concise format and include most of the anti-infective medications, and other parenterals with useful extended stability dating.
The 4th edition includes 152 monographs that enable healthcare professionals to assign appropriate extended expiration dates, select the optimal container/administration system for drug compatibility, identify ideal storage conditions, and ensure flush compatibility. There is also a section on pediatrics in the introduction chapter including a table with special considerations.