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Descriptor English: Drug Compounding
Descriptor Spanish: Composición de Medicamentos
Descriptor composición de medicamentos
Entry term(s) formulación de fármacos
formulación farmacéutica
microencapsulación de fármacos
microencapsulación de medicamentos
preparación de medicamentos
Scope note: Preparación, mezcla y ensamblaje de un medicamento. (Traducción libre del original: Remington, The Science and Practice of Pharmacy, 19th ed, p1814)
Descriptor Portuguese: Composição de Medicamentos
Descriptor French: Préparation de médicament
Entry term(s): Compounding, Drug
Drug Formulation
Drug Microencapsulation
Drug Preparation
Formulation, Drug
Formulation, Pharmaceutical
Microencapsulation, Drug
Pharmaceutical Formulation
Preparation, Drug
Tree number(s): E05.916.270
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D004339
Scope note: The preparation, mixing, and assembly of a drug. (From Remington, The Science and Practice of Pharmacy, 19th ed, p1814).
Annotation: do not confuse with DRUG PRESCRIPTIONS (prescribing is by the MD, compounding by the pharmacist or drug company)
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
MT methods
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
VE veterinary
Public MeSH Note: 2017; for DRUG FORMULATION see CHEMISTRY, PHARMACEUTICAL 1998-2016
History Note: 2017; for DRUG FORMULATION use CHEMISTRY, PHARMACEUTICAL 1998-2016
DeCS ID: 4401
Unique ID: D004339
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2018/10/10
Drug Compounding - Preferred
Concept UI M0006824
Scope note The preparation, mixing, and assembly of a drug. (From Remington, The Science and Practice of Pharmacy, 19th ed, p1814).
Preferred term Drug Compounding
Entry term(s) Compounding, Drug
Drug Preparation
Preparation, Drug
Drug Formulation - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0004018
Preferred term Drug Formulation
Entry term(s) Formulation, Drug
Formulation, Pharmaceutical
Pharmaceutical Formulation
Drug Microencapsulation - Narrower
Concept UI M0006825
Preferred term Drug Microencapsulation
Entry term(s) Microencapsulation, Drug



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