• Animal Drug Compounding Guidance Will Protect Veterinarians and their Patients

    26 days ago - By Animal Health Institute

    Safe and effective medicines are important tools for veterinarians. While approval by the Food and Drug Administration provides these guarantees of safety and effectiveness, an approved drug is not always available to treat an animal condition. In these instances, veterinarians need access to compounded medicines. But current lack of regulation of compounding can put animals at risk.
    Consider the challenges faced by a veterinarian. Whereas a human doctor treats a single species, a veterinarian can be confronted with several species from dogs and horses to birds and iguanas.
    Yet the human...
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