For nearly 200 years, USP’s public standards have served to establish a common foundation upon which the quality of medicines can be evaluated, building trust in the healthcare system and enabling innovation to thrive. During that time, medicine has evolved tremendously.
With growing concerns about the availability of medical appointments and medicines in these days of COVID-19, people are relying more and more on dietary supplements to support their health. According to IRI – a market research firm that tracks U.S.
As the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic continues to unfold, each day brings to light new realizations of just how interconnected, and sometimes vulnerable, the global supply chain for medicines is.
To those in the pharmaceutical industry, USP may be both familiar and a little mysterious. We’re all aware that USP documentary and reference standards help ensure the quality of medicines in the United States and around the world.