U.S. Department of Health and Human Services



Your Pharmacist: Frequently Asked Questions

This document answers pharmacist related questions about medications. Topics cover medicines storage, expiration date on prescription medication, prescription medicine dosage, and more.

Review Date: February 07, 2011

American Society of Health-System Pharmacists

What Are Compounded Medications?

Compounded medications are customized, compounded by a pharmacist according to orders from the doctor. Learn how they differ from manufactured medications, when they are used, and more.

Review Date: October 24, 2012

Pharmacy Compounding Accreditation Board

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