Joint Statement from the California Department of Justice, California State Board of Pharmacy, and the Medical Board of California Regarding Secure Prescription Forms

Joint Statement from the California Department of Justice, California State Board of Pharmacy, and the Medical Board of California Regarding Secure Prescription Forms As of January 1, 2019, California law requires prescription forms for controlled substances to be printed with a uniquely serialized number.  Notices explaining the serial number format and reporting requirements have been[…]

New Policies Regarding Written Prescriptions

The Department of Justice has implemented new policies regarding written prescriptions for controlled substances, in a continued effort to combat drug abuse. As of January 1, 2019, all written prescriptions for Schedule II, III, IV, or V controlled substances must be done so on an approved security prescription form that is compliant with their new[…]

GGVCP Grand Opening Event

Grand Opening Celebration!

On Wednesday, December 12 we celebrated our Grand Opening with our staff, community members, supporters, clients and friends! Guests took a guided tour through our pharmacy, watched compounding and product demos, ate, drank and participated in a fun raffle! It was a wonderful event celebrating the people that helped make this move a huge success. A[…]

GGVCP QTabs

GGVCP QTabs

Golden Gate VCP provides yet another way to offer convenience to both our veterinary clinics and the patients they serve. We are proud to launch QTabs. These scored tablets can be quartered or halved for convenient dosing flexibility for both in hospital and at home administration and enable the ability to medicate more than one[…]

Pacific Pharmacy Solutions

We are thrilled that our new pharmacy location in Novato, California is near completion. Our new address will be: 8 Digital Drive, Suite 104, Novato, California. This new location will enable us to continue to offer the quality-compounded medications that you and your pet patients have come to expect over the past 20 years, as[…]

K9 Tag Away Topical Treatment

Dogs with small, benign warts, skin tags, growths, lesions, etc., no longer need to fear surgery. Golden Gate Veterinary Compounding Pharmacy brings you “K9 Tag Away”. This innovative, new product is designed for at home treatment of small benign growths (skin tags) on dogs, without surgery. The  active ingredient, Celecoxib, helps reduce blood vessel density[…]

English Bulldog

Adding to our Otic Product Line! Next Generation Otic Packs

Otic Packs have revolutionized the way that many veterinarians treat ear infections. With one time, in clinic treatments the convenience to clients combined with the efficacy is really unmatched. But at GGVCP we are never satisfied, we keep pursuing how to make our products EVEN better and EVEN more convenient. With that said… introducing our[…]

Microcyn VS® now available through GGVCP

MicrocynVS® products will change the way veterinary clinics address and treat hot spots, wounds and other animal skin ailments. These products have at their foundation a proprietary and highly shelf-stable hypochlorous acid solution called Microcyn® Technology, which is used in the cleaning, irrigation and debridement of wounds, burns, cuts, rashes, biofilms and abrasions as well[…]

Compounded Flavored Pet Liquid Medication

Board of Pharmacy Update

On April 18th, the Board of Pharmacy Enforcement and Compounding Sub-Committee met. On the agenda was a discussion of how the new compounding laws have been affecting veterinary practice. Primarily at issue was the Beyond Use Date updates that require cGMP level testing in order to extend Beyond Use Dates beyond 14 days for most[…]

(Part II) Office Use Compounds – New Regulations

For Part II of this newsletter series we are going to be covering the upcoming changes in the CA Board of Pharmacy Regulations that will have the biggest impact on your veterinary practice:  Office Use Compounds.   As many of you may have seen over the summer CVMA put out an article in which the Board[…]

(Part I) Compounding and Ordering CII Drugs – New Regulations

As you may have heard the CA board of Pharmacy has developed new regulations that go into effect January 1st, 2017. It is pivotal that we as a business keep you, our clients, updated on these changes. The majority of the new regulations will not affect your day to day interation with our pharmacy, but[…]