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PHT 105 - Pharmacy Product Preparation 2

Credits: 3
2 Lecture Hours 3 Lab Hours

Prerequisites: PHT 100  and PHT 101  
Co-requisites: PHT 102 , PHT 103  and PHT 104  

This course prepares students to compound both non-sterile and sterile products. This includes calculating the appropriate amount of each ingredient and using the correct compounding techniques. These activities are done while applying corresponding techniques, applying corresponding quality assurance procedures and performing activities in accordance with the laws, regulations and standards that govern the preparation of sterile and non-sterile products. This course requires a per credit health career fee; Check the tuition and fee schedule for the current rate.
Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of the course, the student will:

  1. Compute fractions and decimals in pharmacy calculations.
  2. Perform dosage and flow rates in pharmacy calculations.
  3. Explain proper techniques of extemporaneous compounding.
  4. Explain the proper techniques for preparing small and large volume sterile products.
Listed Topics
  1. Fractions and decimals
  2. Aseptic technique
  3. Aseptic technique and latex allergies
  4. Sterile product and compounding standards
  5. Small volume and parenterals
  6. Large volume and parenterals
  7. Extemporaneous compounding
  8. IV compatibilities
  9. Dosage and flow rates
  10. Stress management
  11. Parenteral and enteral nutrition
Reference Materials
Lectures, discussions, laboratory sessions, etc.
Approved By: Johnson, Alex Date Approved: 04/15/2010

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