Preparation of Pharmaceutical Products
Prerequisite: PHARM 300 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 27 hours LEC; 81 hours LAB
This course presents the methods of preparing non-compounded, compounded, non-sterile, and sterile products for distribution. Students will learn the state laws and regulations that determine the role of a pharmacy technician in measuring, preparing, packaging, and storing of medications. Medication preparation, profiling, calculation, measuring, safety, labeling and quality assurance procedures will be emphasized.