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Labeling Requirements for Prescription Drugs, Updates, and Future Direction for Chapter <17>

Virtual Event - June 20

This webinar will cover the definition and purpose of USP General Chapter <17> Prescription Container Labeling, prescription labeling issues, and the relevant state regulations available. Furthermore, it explores the key concepts of on labeling, along with the latest update for this chapter and future applications.

Medication misuse has resulted in more than 1 million adverse drug events per year in the United States. Patients’ best source (and often only source) of information regarding the medications they have been prescribed is on the prescription container label. The professional obligations of the prescriber and pharmacist include giving the patient the most essential information needed to understand how to safely and appropriately use the medication and to adhere to the prescribed medication regimen.

By taking this course, you will learn about:

  • Definition and purpose of USP Chapter <17> Prescription Container Labeling
  • Overview of the logic for this chapter & relevant chapters
  • Prescription labeling issues
  • Relevant state regulations
  • Key concepts of USP <17> on labeling
  • Latest update for this chapter and future applications

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