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#je$$stack114 term5

#1jess pharm 114 term week 5

TermDefinition
blister pack container usually made of plastic that holds a single-dose tablet or capsule
bubble pack preformed card with depressions that can hold medications
calibration markings on a measuring device
compounding act of mixing, reconstituting and packaging a drug
cream hydrophilic base
elixir base solution that is a mixture of alcohol and water
emulsification to make into an emulsion or bind together
excipient inert substance added to a drug to form a suitable consistency for dosing
good manufacturing practices federal guidelines that must be followed by all entities that prepare and package medication or medical devices
homogeneous uniformed composition throughout the medication mixture
hydrophilic water loving; any substance that easily mixes in water
hydrophobic water hating; any substance that does not mix or dissolve in water
levigation triturating a powdered drug with a solvent in which it is insoluble to reduce its particle size
mortar and pestle bowl and rounded knob used to grind substances into fine powder
ointment hydrophobic product such as petroleum jelly
oleaginous base ingredient used in compounding that does not dissolve in water
periodic automatic replacement minimum set amount of stock that needs to be kept on hand
punch method manual filling of capsules with powdered medication that has been premeasured
reconstitution to mix a liquid and a powder to form a suspension or solution
repackaging act of reducing the amount of medication taken from a bulk bottle
solute ingredient that is dissolved into a solution
solution water base in which the ingredient dissolves completely
solvent greater part of a solution that dissolves a solute
spatulation use of a spatula to mix ingredients into creams or ointments after levigation
strip pack strip of heat-sealed packets each holding one tablet or capsule used in the repackaging process
suspension solution in which the powder does not dissolve into the base and must be shaken well before use
syrup sugar-based liquid
triturate to grind or crush powder into fine particles
trouche flat disklike tablet that dissolves between the gum and cheek
unit dose single dose of a drug
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