BD Pyxis IV Prep

Elevating the standard of pharmacy compounding

BD Pyxis IV Prep (marketed as BD Cato Workflow Solutions in Europe) enables gravimetric analysis with barcode verification and image capture to help provide safer and more efficient pharmacy compounding operations.

Medication Safety

Helps intercept drug and dose errors in real time via gravimetric analysis workflow with hard stops, ensuring medication preparation accuracy.

Inventory Management

Helps reduce waste with clean room inventory management software featuring remnant drug tracking, lot management and returned IV management.

Workflow Efficiencies

Reduces redundant steps, checks and re-makes with remote pharmacist review and verification while limiting the need for frequent gowning.

Software overview video

Learn how BD Pyxis IV Prep can elevate your pharmacy compounding practice and operations.

Gravimetric-based compounding at UNC Healthcare

Learn how UNC Healthcare utilizes BD Pyxis IV Prep for pharmacy compounding automation

AJHP IV workflow article

Review the implementation of BD Pyxis IV Prep software in an oncology ambulatory care pharmacy.

Gravimetric analysis with hard stops

The system verifies doses are prepared within institutional tolerances and provides real-time notification of errors.

Barcode Verification

Barcode scanning verification helps ensure correct selection of each ingredient, diluent and vehicle used for the preparation.

Image Capture

The visual documentation hardware (VDH) automatically takes pictures of each step of the compounding process, which can be used for remote verification and documentation.

Documentation and analytics

Provides robust documentation and productivity analytics including full preparation protocol with final measurements, images, preparation details and more.

Onsite implementation and support

BD's implementation team is available to support your organizational readiness and onsite preparedness for BD Pyxis IV Prep.

Robust drug database

Equipped with a robust implementation drug build with several thousand national drug codes (NDCs) and densities, significantly reducing drug build time.

Integrated medication management

Integration with BD Alaris, BD Pyxis Logistics and BD HealthSight Viewer provides visibility into the compounding queue while supporting inventory replenishment requests and compounding queue prioritization.