The Pharmaceutics and Compounding Laboratory
Prescriptions and Medication Orders

Auxiliary Labels

In addition to the information provided on the typed label, it is sometimes necessary to use auxiliary labels to provide supplementary information regarding proper and safe administration, use, or storage of the product. A few examples of auxiliary labels are presented in Remington's and others are in the laboratory.

We have created this page so that you can become familiar with the pictures and symbols used in the dispensing of a product to the patient. These labels contain important information for the patient about the medication. These are just a few examples:

images of auxiliary labels