PharMEDium offers Convenient, Comprehensive Labor and Delivery Services

Partner with PharMEDium for your oxytocin, magnesium sulfate, and epidural analgesia presentations used in Labor and Delivery for safety and convenience with:

  • Extended expiration dating that allows for room temperature storage at the point-of-care
  • No additional mixing or dilution required before administration
  • USP Chapter <800> compliance assistance by taking oxytocin preparation out of your cleanroom
  • Differentiated labeling designed to support accurate medication identification
  • A broad portfolio of configurations to meet your facility’s unique requirements
  • Ordering convenience – our Customer Resource Center (CRC) is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week

PharMEDium’s industry-leading label format is designed to reduce the potential for medication errors

Labeling Features

  1. Larger label to facilitate extra large font size for the drug name for enhanced readability.
  2. Color blocking for differentiation between diluents to help minimize the risk of medication errors.
  3. Enhanced label design with color blocking and large, pronounced numbers for the total drug content for important dose recognition.
  4. Wider label that covers the diluent manufacturer's bar code printed on the bag to help avoid scanning errors.
  5. Barcode included on the label that can assist with confirmation of appropriate medication administration.
  6. TALLman Lettering

USP Chapter <800> implementation is coming

The USP Chapter <800> guidelines will be implemented in December 2019. Using PharMEDium’s oxytocin as your outsourced solution can help you handle the NIOSH Table 3 drugs.(1)

Labor & Delivery Services

  • magnesium sulfate
  • oxytocin

PharMEDium has additional pain management services including epidural analgesia.

Patient Safety is Priority #1
that is why batch-level release testing is performed on 100% of PharMEDium CSPs.

In-House vs Outsourced Compounding