Usp 797 standards beyond use dating
Until things are sorted out, you’re better off going with six hours.
However, ensuring compliance with the requirements of these standards is the responsibility of regulators such as the FDA, states, and other government authorities.
USP has no role in the enforcement of compounding chapters.
Pursuant to Gloves must be worn for all compounding activities.
All other garb (e.g., shoe covers, head and facial hair covers, face masks, gowns) should be worn as required by the facility’s Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs).
Garb is recommended for the protection of personnel and to minimize the risk of CNSP contamination.If you would have asked me a couple of months ago what BUD to assign to a stock bag, I would have said 30 or 48 hour depending on conditions.