Industry Insider

The Benefits of Prefilled Syringes

Everyone knows that generally the cost of unit dose syringes can be higher than having a bulk vial of drug on hand and drawing doses up individually. But is it really?

Proper hand hygiene and garbing help ensure contaminant-free preparation of CSPs.
Fred Gattas, Pharm.D., FAPhA, BCNP
Maureen Brockman, SVP, Corporate Communications, Triad Isotopes, Inc.
Dose calibrator linearity sleeves used for routine quality control.
Angela Hitchcock, Pharm.D., BCNP, Pharmacy Manager and RSO, Triad Isotopes, Inc.
Shahnam Z. Biglari, Pharm.D., BCNP, Pharmacy Manager, Triad Isotopes, Inc.
Triad Isotopes currently employs 131 Nuclear Pharmacy Technicians. Here, a Nuclear Pharmacy Technician II draws a dose.
Thomas J. Foley Certified Nuclear Pharmacy Technician II, Triad Isotopes, Inc.
Bill Crawford, SVP-Field Operations, Triad Isotopes, Inc.
The hands-on aspect of nuclear pharmacy is a career-path selling point for many pharmacists.
Ryan DeHayes, HR Specialist, Triad Isotopes, Inc.
Triad Isotopes uses only FDA-approved radiopharmaceuticals.
Bill McCormick, SVP & General Counsel, Triad Isotopes, Inc.
Drug shortages reached record level in 2011.
Fred Gattas, Pharm.D., FAPhA, BCNP
Triad Isotopes supports efforts to establish the first commercially viable domestic source of Mo-99.
Michael Cdebaca, MS, PET Production Chemist, Triad Isotopes, Inc.