Radiopharmacy, Inc. is a registered pharmacy specializing in the preparation
and delivery of radioactive drugs for diagnostic and therapeutic use.
opened in December 1990 and currently provides comprehensive hot
lab/pharmacy services for nuclear medicine departments within hospitals and
staffed by board certified nuclear pharmacists (BCNPs), technicians, and
delivery personnel. The pharmacy serves as a clinical clerkship site for
Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) students, and provides internship opportunities
for pharmacy students.
Here are some of the
services we offer...
Radiopharmacy dispenses and
delivers diagnostic and therapeutic pharmaceuticals to hospitals and clinics
hours a day. Products from all major manufacturers are available through the
pharmacy. Doses may be dispensed as
prescriptions in patient specific unit dose syringes, or as bulk vials. Service
includes the retrieval and decay of all
radioactive waste from doses delivered.
All required regulatory and
quality standards are assured for all doses delivered. Documentation of test
In-service programs to fulfill
regulatory requirements are available upon request. Various audio and video
maintained for temporary use.
Experienced board certified
nuclear pharmacists and technical personnel are available to answer questions
pharmacology of radiopharmaceuticals, unexpected biodistributions, adverse
reactions, drug interactions, radiation safety, regulatory requirements,
reimbursement strategies, and more.
Our offerings include literature
searches, research design preparation, investigational drug procurement,
labeling procedures, pharmacokinetic analyses, dosimetry estimations, plus many
other cognitive services.