Extemporaneous Preparations (Drug Recipes)

This topic relates to File > Reference Tables > Extemporaneous Preparations.

Extemporaneous Preparations allows users to define drug recipes for various purposes. These drug recipes will be available from within the drug browser, and when prescribing a medication.

The formulation (or Drug Recipe) will be printed on the script below the name of the item.

  • To define an Extemporaneous preparation, you must have privileges to prescribe and modify Reference Tables.
  • Extemporaneous Preparations are not checked against adverse reactions, indications, or drug interactions and therefore must be used with care.