Sterile Dosage Forms Introduction

Because of the risk of infection from non-oral medications, manufacturers must ensure the sterility of sterile dosage forms. This course describes the reasons that some drugs need to be sterile and the practices required for sterile dosage form manufacturing. Topics in this course include: Sterility, Requirements and Preparations, and Cleanrooms. After completing this course, learners will be able to identify the role of cleanroom facilities and personnel in the sterile dosage forms manufacturing process.

Identify the requirements of sterile products. Identify the methods of aseptic production. Identify the cleanroom requirements.