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  • February 28, 2019

NORTH BETHESDA, MD—The United States Pharmacopeia (USP) published the 2019 version of its Dictionary of United States Adopted Names (USAN) and International Drug Names, a resource that can help scientists and professionals ensure official compliance and avoid misbranding in product labeling, research established generic drug names, preserve trademark rights to drug brand names by using proper generic names, and avoid errors in reports, correspondence, articles, and package inserts. The dictionary can be accessed at www.usp.org/products/usp-dictionary.