September 26, 2018
USP is hosting an open microphone session October 10, 2018 to discuss the Proposed General Chapter <825> Radiopharmaceuticals — Preparation, Compounding, Dispensing, and Repackaging. During the session, USP will highlight contents in the proposed standard and answer stakeholder questions about the approach and methodology of the new chapter. All members are encouraged to attend. There is no cost to participate. Click here to register.
USP develops standards for radiopharmaceuticals, including monographs for radioactive drug products and general chapters related to radioactivity, radiopharmaceuticals and certain aspects for the compounding of positron-emitting radiopharmaceuticals.
Included in Chapter <825> are the definition, delineation and description of the following:
General Chapter <825> is available for public comment between July 27 and November 30, 2018.
SNMMI will be submitting comments on USP <825>. Members are encouraged to submit their own comments, as well. Comments can be submitted directly to USP here.