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We’re dedicated to patients’ health: Another view
USA Today

When the tragic news of the deaths and sickness associated with products made at the New England Compounding Center came out last fall, the nation’s attention appropriately focused on what went terribly wrong — and what steps to take to keep anything like it from ever happening again. Pharmacists were more concerned than anyone because our profession is dedicated to one thing: the health of the patients we serve by compounding drugs upon request from authorized prescribers, such as doctors. NECC was essentially manufacturing drugs, not compounding.