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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Aug 01, 2004
Lexington, Ky.—the american association of equine pracitioners (aaep) is addressing the controversy surrounding compounded drugs by creating a task force and scrutinizing the business practices of pharmacies exhibiting at its annual trade show.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jul 01, 2004
WASHINGTON-The U.S. Food and Drug Administration's (FDA) recent move against compounding drugs from bulk for use in nonfood animals has lured pharmacy groups and organized veterinary medicine to Washington in opposition.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: May 01, 2004
By dvm360.com staff
Washington-The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued a handful of warning letters to compounding pharmacies working with human and/or animal drugs and at least two written warnings to veterinary practices.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: May 01, 2004
By dvm360.com staff
Rome, Ga.-The American Association of Bovine Practitioners (AABP) recently banned bulk drug compounders from any affiliation with the national association.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: May 01, 2004
When Rollie, a 10-year-old male Shetland sheepdog, was found to have transitional cell carcinoma, Rollie's veterinarian wanted to make sure that he could be safely treated with doxorubicin.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Apr 01, 2004
Lexington-In an attempt to assist the profession in handling a delicate issue, the American Association of Equine Practitioners (AAEP) is establishing a veterinary compounding taskforce.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Apr 01, 2004
Cyclosporine is an immunosuppressive drug that suppresses T-helper and T-suppressor cells and inhibits interleukin-2.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Feb 01, 2004
Little Rock, Ark.-Leaders of the Arkansas Veterinary Medical Association weren't too pleased with the outcome of a state board of pharmacy hearing late last fall.
Nov 01, 2003
There are no guarantees when a veterinarian unkowingly picks up a bulk compounded , pirated drug, Dr. Joseph J. Bertone offers his insight.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Nov 01, 2003
All hospital personnel should be aware of the following procedures for handling chemotheraputic drugs.
Nov 01, 2003
Dr. Joseph J. Bertone explores they myriad of legal and ethical problems veterinarians face when using some compounded drugs.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Oct 01, 2003
I patiently explained the technique several times, but Mr. Bungle didn't seem to be able to grasp the concept.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: May 01, 2003
By dvm360.com staff
Duluth, Ga.-Compounded omeprazole is not effective in treating equine gastric ulcers, according to a study conducted by the University of California, Davis.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: May 01, 2003
This column outlines the course of treatment for a dog who has been a patient for 2.5 years. It demonstrates the complexity of behavioral cases and as well as this client's understanding, tenacity and compassion. It also demonstrates the capacity of these distressed dogs to become more than we could ever have guessed.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Dec 01, 2002
Legal loophole could relinquish pharmacy board from controlling the dispensing of veterinary drugs