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compendium

[kəmpen′dē·əm] pl. compendia
Etymology: L, compendere, to weigh
a collected body of information on the standards of strength, purity, and quality of drugs. The official compendia in the United States are the United States Pharmacopoeia, the Homeopathic Pharmacopoeia of the United States, and their supplements. See also formulary.
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Compendia will operate as a subsidiary of CII and leverage the platform's commitment to integrated leading technology and future product development.
The consistency in listing and in ranking of clinically significant drug interactions among three compendia was estimated using descriptive statistics and calculating intraclass coefficient of correlation (ICC) [25].
Overall, 1971 interactions were listed for 30 analyzed drugs in all three compendia (range 8-179 per drug).
Broadly speaking, compendial science is the set of skills required to create, apply, and revise or update the compendia.
Rather, biomedical writers should be aware of the compendia as authoritative sources of drug substance and drug product names and tests that ensure the identity, strength, quality, purity, and potency of both innovator and generic medicines in both domestic and international commerce.
14) Cheng Wenrong also identified eight specific letters by Wang Xizhi that later compendia cited as having been copied from the Cishutang tie.
Four other important compendia are known to have been commissioned by scholars during the Northern Song.
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