*  Microbial Contamination-A Regulatory Perspective. | Microorganism | Food And Drug Administration
In addition to standards applying to the products themselves. Although this test may be needed to demonstrate compliance with ... Keywords: Microbial contamination; source of contamination; control of microbial contamination; FDA concern; USP concern; ... Minimizing the risk of microbiological contamination of drug products is assured by the application of microbiological and ... Detection of Microbial Contamination in Biological/ Sterile Products: Many tests can be used to detect microbial contamination ...
  https://www.scribd.com/doc/41245106/Microbial-Contamination-A-Regulatory-Perspective
*  Baxter Executive Says Heparin Contamination Appears Deliberate
The drug is used to help patients undergoing kidney dialysis and other procedures. In addition to Baxter, other companies make ...
  https://www.voanews.com/a/a-13-2008-04-29-voa59/345345.html
*  Patente US20040082918 - Drug delivery and monitoring system - Google Patentes
The cradle supports first drug administration information in the nature of machine and human readable code, for example, ... The syringe supports second drug administration information in machine and/or human readable form. A scanner module is ... The module may be provided with an electronic scanning system for identifying the first and second drug administration ... A drug administration system includes a cradle attached about an intravenous injection port having a flange extending therefrom ...
  http://www.google.es/patents/US20040082918
*  Prefilled Syringes Drug Molecules Market Growing at a CAGR of 5.7% During the Forecast Period 2017-2027
Prefilled syringes drug molecules are prefilled with medication by the manufactures and are supplied to end users in the ready- ... In addition, the minimal contamination of drug molecules and self-administration of drugs at home settings have increased the ... Drug Hypersensitivity. Drug hypersensitivity is an adverse reaction that occurs due to an interaction between a drug and ... ... Preview Analysis on Global Prefilled Syringes Drug Molecules Market Segmentation: By Drug Class: Vaccines, Insulin, Adrenaline ...
  https://www.medindia.net/health-press-release/Prefilled-Syringes-Drug-Molecules-Market-Growing-at-a-CAGR-of-57-During-the-Forecast-Period-2017-2027-357581-1.htm
*  Diabetes Mellitus: Clinical Significance Of Insulin Therapy, Its Indications And Commercially Available Variants | HubPages
Addition of protamine and zinc alters the properties of soluble insulin. For proper drug compliance, the technique or ... Care should be taken to prevent contamination of soluble insulin with the long acting preparations when using drug combinations ... Maturity onset diabetes not responding to diets and oral drugs,. *Presence of contraindications to oral hypoglycemic agents, ...
  https://hubpages.com/health/Diabetes-Mellitus-Clinical-Significance-Of-Insulin-Therapy-Its-Indications-And-Commercially-Available-Variants
*  Particle Analysis in Life Sciences | Chemical | SGS
In addition, information concerning potential contamination of injections and infusions is required as part of the safety ... Particle characterization of drug substances, drug products and excipients is an important topic in research and development (R ... Particle size distribution analysis of solid state drug substances, drug products and excipients using sieving techniques (air- ... Therefore, an intensive study of API and excipient particle size, from the drug development to manufacturing, can facilitate ...
  http://www.sgs.com/en/chemical/finished-product-services/pharmaceuticals/active-pharmaceutical-ingredients-api/particle-analysis
*  Drug Treatment of Asthma - Pulmonary Disorders - Merck Manuals Professional Edition
... patients are advised to wash and dry their spacers after each use to prevent bacterial contamination. In addition, use of ... Other drugs. Other drugs are used in asthma treatment uncommonly and in specific circumstances. Magnesium is often used in the ... Drugs in these classes (see Table: Drug Treatment of Asthma*) are inhaled, taken orally, or injected subcutaneously or ... Drug Treatment of Asthma By Victor E. Ortega, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Internal Medicine, Section on ...
  http://www.merckmanuals.com/en-ca/professional/pulmonary-disorders/asthma-and-related-disorders/drug-treatment-of-asthma
*  Aptar Pharma - Setting the Standard for Drug Delivery in the Pharmaceutical Industry
Aptar Pharma provides specialised drug delivery products, including nasal spray technology, preservative-free ophthalmic ... In addition, each device is tested for seal and ventilation integrity to ensure microbiological safety. ... It features a unique tip seal and filter technology, which avoids any crystallisation and prevents air contamination. ... Pulmonary and Nasal Drug Development Industry Experts to Attend RDD Europe. The Respiratory Drug Delivery (RDD®) Europe ...
  http://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/contractors/drug_delivery/aptar/5238636077001
*  6:08 am
In addition to food, the FDA is also monitoring drug products manufactured in Japan for possible radioactive contamination, ... According to a BBC News report, the World Health Organization (WHO) is now saying that the food contamination in Japan is 'more ... Concerns that radioactive contamination from Japan could impact the U.S. continued to grow, as another West Coast state ... The U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) has stepped up radiation inspections of Japanese food imports. The agency is also ...
  http://www.newsinferno.com/japan-radiation-turns-up-in-washington-state/
*  Mill Valley, CA - Display News
In addition to helping prevent abuse, the service also prevents environmental contamination, as the drugs are disposed of ... Medicine and Drug Disposal. Community members can dispose of old or unwanted medicine and prescription drugs at the Mill Valley ... Prescription drug abuse is a serious problem in the United States, and removing unused and unwanted drugs from the home reduces ...
  http://www.cityofmillvalley.org/news/displaynews.htm?NewsID=831&TargetID=49
*  Comparison of surface contamination with cyclophosphamide and fluorouracil using a closed-system drug transfer device versus...
Preparers wore standard personal protective clothing and used strict aseptic technique in addition to the CSTD. Cabinet tops ... Drugs hazardous to healthcare workers. Evaluation of methods for monitoring occupational exposure to cytostatic drugs. Drug Saf ... Comparison of surface contamination with cyclophosphamide and fluorouracil using a closed-system drug transfer device versus ... Comparison of surface contamination with cyclophosphamide and fluorouracil using a closed-system drug transfer device versus ...
  http://www.ajhp.org/content/63/18/1736?sso-checked=true
*  American Urological Association - Erectile Dysfunction
... drug injection therapy, vacuum devices, surgical therapies, and other therapeutic options available with limited long-term data ... drug injection therapy, vacuum devices, surgical therapies, and other therapeutic options available with limited long-term data ... Food and Drug Administration (FDA). In addition, the overall quality of clinical research and the methods of measuring outcomes ... Fleshner, N.E., Harvey, M., Adomat, H., Wood, C., Hersey, K. and Guns, E.: Evidence for pharmacological contamination of herbal ...
  http://www.auanet.org/guidelines/erectile-dysfunction-
*  Women's Health News: March 2006
In addition, FDA tested drug from manufacturing lots of mifepristone and misoprostol and found no contamination with ... So, what information led prescribers to use the drug intra-vaginally? Some studies have shown that women given the drug ... Mifiprex (mifepristone) Information - U.S. Food & Drug Administration. *MedlinePlus Drug Information - Mifepristone - National ... misoprostol is the second drug in the two-drug medication abortion regimen). Patients will now receive misoprostol orally or ...
  http://womenshealthnews.blogspot.com/2006/03/
*  ANDROGEN METABOLISM IN THYMUS OF FETAL AND ADULT RATS | Drug Metabolism & Disposition
DNA contamination was checked for by direct amplification of RNA extracts before conversion to cDNA, and any contamination of ... In addition, 2000 international units of heparin were given intraperitoneally before surgery. Thymus tissue was explanted under ... In view of the expression of CYP2A and CYP2B, the thymus may have, additionally, tissue-specific drug metabolism capacity. For ... Borlakoglu JT, Scott A, Henderson CJ, and Wolf CR (1993b) Alterations in rat hepatic drug metabolism during pregnancy and ...
  http://dmd.aspetjournals.org/content/32/6/675
*  Patent US20050238506 - Electromagnetically-actuated microfluidic flow regulators and related ... - Google Patents
... the addition of bio-erodible polymers, the addition of multiple reservoirs containing multiple drugs, and the addition of ... This greatly reduces the risk of microbial contamination during refill. Another benefit is using a vehicle that is inherently ... A drug includes (i) any active drug, (ii) any drug precursor or pro-drug that may be metabolized within the animal to produce ... an active drug, (iii) combinations of drugs, (iv) combinations of drug precursors, (v) combinations of a drug with a drug ...
  http://www.google.com.au/patents/US20050238506
*  Patent US6586749 - Device and method for photoactivation - Google Patents
In addition, there is an every increasing array of drug-resistant strains of bacteria that would not be inactivated. ... Contamination occurs from a wide spectrum of organisms. Antibiotics would be needed to cover this spectrum. Many recipients are ... 6) show that plasma does significantly change the addition kinetics of 8-MOP to DNA. Addition to nucleic acid is much better in ... In addition, it is recognized that it is not essential that inactivation be complete. That is to say, partial inactivation will ...
  http://www.google.ca/patents/US6586749
*  Levamisole tainted cocaine causing severe neutropenia in Alberta and British Columbia | Harm Reduction Journal | Full Text
... addition of inert substance to reduce the content of the active drug); contamination (unintentional inclusion of a foreign ... Biopharm Drug Dispos. 1986, 7: 71-89. 10.1002/bdd.2510070110.View ArticlePubMedGoogle Scholar. ... The Drug Monit. 2007, 29 (4): 497-Google Scholar. *. Delaware Health: Health advisory: Levamisole. [Press release]. 2005, [http ... Health Canada Drug Analysis Service provided testing for cocaine and levamisole markers in suspected cocaine samples and ...
  https://harmreductionjournal.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/1477-7517-6-30
*  USP 800 | Specialty Pharmacy Times
Hazardous drug contamination is an issue of vital importance for specialty pharmacists.. 12:16 AM, Wed July 27, 2016. ... http://www.pharmacytimes.com/publications/health-system-edition/2016/July2016/usp-800-key-changes-and-additions-to-usp-797. ... particularly with the advent of the Food and Drug Administration and the Drug Enforcement Administration, the federal ... The Drug Quality and Security Act (DQSA) provides a framework for working with outsourcing facilities to meet federal ...
  http://www.pharmacytimes.com/resource-centers/usp-800/condition-rss
*  FDA Warns DePuy Over Hip Implant and Knee Replacement Product - AboutLawsuits.com
In addition, the company has issued a series of Johnson and Johnson drug recalls for a variety of drugs due to chemical ... contamination from wood pallets that give the drug a musty smell and have caused a number of people to fall ill. The problem is ... Nexium, Prilosec and Other Acid Reflux Drug Lawsuits. Nexium, Prilosec and other acid reflux drug side effects may increase ... Tags: DePuy ASR, Depuy ASR Hip, Drug Recall, Hip Replacement, Johnson & Johnson, Johnson and Johnson, Knee Replacement, Medical ...
  https://www.aboutlawsuits.com/depuy-warning-hip-implant-knee-replacement-product-12387/
*  Pharmaceutical info: GUIDE TO INSPECTIONS ORAL SOLUTIONS AND SUSPENSIONS
In addition to drug substances, some additives, such as the parabens are difficult to dissolve and require heat. The control ... Obviously, the contamination of any preparation with Gram-negative organisms is not desirable.. In addition to the specific ... Observe the addition of drug substance and powdered excipients to manufacturing vessels to determine if operations generate ... Review the physical specifications for any drug substance which is suspended in the dosage form.. V. COMPOUNDING. In addition ...
  http://niazi-pharmaceuticalinfo.blogspot.com/2008/11/guide-to-inspections-oral-solutions-and.html
*  Oy Canada! Trade's non-solution to 'the problem' of U.S. drug prices.(Globalization of Pharmaceuticals: International...
... drug prices.(Globalization of Pharmaceuticals: International Regulatory Issues) - Find American Journal of Law & Medicine ... 42) In addition, because the Act prohibits interstate commerce in any drug not generally recognized "as safe and effective for ... Contamination or other physical degradation of drug products, in transit or storage, may render them "adulterated" under the ... 38) As a policy matter, FDA has long viewed, e.g., drug safety and drug labeling as inextricably linked. (39) In brief, drugs ...
  https://business.highbeam.com/42/article-1G1-151546262/oy-canada-trade-nonsolution-problem-us-drug-prices
*  DMSO: The Real Miracle Solution | The Health Matrix
In addition to that, acetone or acid contamination of DMSO can lead to serious medical consequences. Be aware of this problem ... In fact, an executive of a major drug company is quoted as saying, "I don't care if DMSO is the major drug of our century and ... It acts as a carrier for other substances or drugs and it also potentiates their effect. In fact, certain drugs dissolved in ... No drug company can get an exclusive patent since it is also a natural compound, therefore there is no significant financial ...
  http://health-matrix.net/2011/03/15/dmso-the-real-miracle-solution/comment-page-10/
*  Patent US20020168401 - Packaging system for transdermal drug delivery systems - Google Patents
... system to prevent or control degradation reactions that can result from certain packaging materials and moisture contamination ... particularly a chiral drug or the active enantiomer(s) thereof, in a carrier composition of a transdermal delivery system prior ... A device and method for stabilizing a drug, ... In addition, none of the related art teaches the importance of ... These transdermal drug delivery systems typically are affixed adhesively to the skin or mucosa of a user, and the drug diffuses ...
  http://www.google.com/patents/US20020168401?dq=inventor:%22Arthur+R.+Hair%22
*  Norcocaine - Wikipedia
Metabolites of cocaine, like norcocaine, in addition to cocaine, should be present in samples from drug users. Authors have ... The basis for this suggestion is the potential for external contamination of hair during testing. There is considerable debate ... However, some suppliers of norcocaine, like Sigma-Aldrich, consider the drug to be a Schedule II drug (same as cocaine) for the ... 1991). "Testing human hair for drugs of abuse. II. Identification of unique cocaine metabolites in hair of drug abusers and ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Norcocaine
*  Fluoride in Your Tap Water
In addition to the continuing problems with lead contamination, it has come to light in recent years that public water supplies ... No other drug - let alone an unapproved drug - is purposely added to water, and there is no reason to make an exception for ... Removing harmful fluoride drugs from the market will protect the health of millions of children, but we also need to address ... These drugs end up in our water inadvertently; however, there's one pharmaceutical that is intentionally added to our tap water ...
  https://articles.mercola.com/sites/articles/archive/2016/05/17/fluoride-in-tap-water.aspx