USP 797 are designed to help prevent contamination and minimize the risk of infection to patients, healthcare workers, and others who may come into contact with sterile medications.
USP 800 design considerations to help minimize the risk of exposure to HDs during their handling, preparation, storage, transportation, and disposal.
USP 797 & USP 800
USP 797 and USP 800 are two important chapters within the United States Pharmacopeia (USP) that provide guidelines for pharmacy practice. Here’s a breakdown of the differences between the two, supported by relevant sources: