2016 marks the 45th year that the King Guide to Parenteral Admixtures has been the leading source of the most up-to-date IV drug compatibility and stability information in hospital pharmacy practice worldwide. In those 45 years, Dr. James King and Dr. Patrick Catania have been the only editors of the King Guide and have made carefully crafted updates every quarter using painstaking and time-tested methods for data collection and reporting. No other references can claim this kind of consistency in information compilation.
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At King Guide, we believe everyone is entitled to know exactly what new and updated information goes into our reference. No other injectable drug compatibility reference on the market offers this level of transparency, making it difficult to determine the quantity and quality of the work they produce.In 2017, we added...
17 New Drugs
New Compatibility Information for 263 Drugs
New Stability Information for 44 Drugs
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In this update we added new stability information for the existing drug monograph for TENECTEPLASE. In addition, new compatibility information is reported for these existing monographs: MORPHINE SULFATE, ROPIVACAINE HYDROCHLORIDE, and ZICONOTIDE; COLISTIMETHATE SODIUM WITH ERTAPENEM, IMIPENEM-CILASTATIN SODIUM, LINEZOLID, MEROPENEM, PIPERACILLIN AND TAZOBACTAM, and VANCOMYCIN HYDROCHLORIDE; and ISAVUCONAZONIUM SULFATE with 95 other drugs.
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