2017 Report of the Task Force on Best Practices for Veterinary Compounding

January 4, 2018

Topics: Compounding

Introduction:

The Task Force met on August 14-15, 2017, at NABP Headquarters in Mount Prospect, IL. This task force was established in response to Resolution 113-1-17, Best Practices for Veterinary Compounding, which was approved by the NABP membership at the Association’s 113th Annual Meeting in May 2017.

Review of the Task Force Charge:

Task force members reviewed their charge and accepted it as follows:

  1. Review existing state laws and regulations addressing compounding of animal (non-food-producing) products.
  2. Review existing federal laws and regulations pertaining to the compounding of animal (non-food-producing) products.
  3. Determine the applicable role of state boards of pharmacy in regulating the compounding of animal (non-food-producing) products and develop model regulations to amend the Model State Pharmacy Act and Model Rules of the National Association of Boards of Pharmacy (Model Act) accordingly.

Read more in the full report.