The final revision bulletins have been published by The United States Pharmacopeial Convention confirming the official date of USP General Chapter <800>.
The official date for USP 795, 797, 800, and 825 compliance is December 1, 2019. Below are links to gather more information for each of the chapters regarding their revisions.
- May 31, 2019 Revision Bulletin published to confirm the official date of USP General Chapter <800>:
- June 1, 2019 - Publication Date of <795> in USP–NF
- June 1, 2019 - Publication Date of <797> in USP–NF
- June 1, 2019 - Publication Date of <825> in USP–NF
Chapter <800> was written to protect all workers, patients, and the general public who may be accessing facilities where hazardous drugs (HDs) are prepared in order to prevent harm to patients, minimize exposure to personnel, and minimize contamination of the work and patient-care environment.
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