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What do you know about Pharmacy Compounding?
In the past, Compounding Was Pharmacy! Throughout history, pharmacists have had to compound drugs for individualized dosages for patients when they were prescribed by physicians. In the early 1900s, however, the pharmaceutical industry began manufacturing a myriad of drugs and dosage forms for patients and the need for compounding diminished. Since the late 1900s, however, a lot has changed and the pharmaceutical industry no longer supplies all the medications needed by patients.