The present edition incorporates the fully amended and updated text of the Drugs and Cosmetics Act, 1940 (as amended by Amending Act 26 of 2008 enforced on August 10, 2009) and the Drugs and Cosmetics Rules, 1945 as amended up to the Second Amendment Rules, 2016, along with case-law notes, allied Acts, Rules, Orders and Notifications. Also recent notifications and Orders have been given to bring the book up to date.
Fresh new materials covered include:
Transplantation of Human Organs and Tissues Rules, 2014,
Pharmacy Practice Regulations, 2015,
Number of Licensed Blood Banks in India,
Pharmacovigilance Programme of India (PvPI),
Reporting of Adverse Drug Reactions and Haemovigilance Programme of India (HvPI),
List of Drugs approved during January 2006 to March 2016.
Transplantation of Human Organs and Tissues Act, 1994
Transplantation of Human Organs Rules, 1995
National List of approved Testing Laboratories
List of Schedule H1 Drugs.
Updated chapter on Patents and Pharmaceuticals by Elizabeth Verkey
A FREE CD-ROM provides numerous guidelines and useful lists featuring regulations regarding Clinical Trials, I.V. Fluids, Recall and Rapid Alert System for Drugs; Sources of Medicinal Herbs in India, National Blood Policy and Guidelines for Blood Banks, etc.
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Pharma Times: This book is one of the most comprehensive and up-to-date Manuals on Drugs & Cosmetics Act and the Rules thereunder and is regularly updated with the latest amendments in the drug laws.
The Indian Journal of Hospital Pharmacy: This book has been well designed to provide the entire statute law relating to drugs and up-to-date amendments with illustrative case-law notes in the most comprehensive and exhaustive fashion.
CIMS: Under each section of the book, concise and coherent notes illustrative of the topic are given. All systems of medicine-Allopathic, Ayurvedic, Unani and Siddha have been brought under the purview of the Drugs & Cosmetics Act, and hence the information contained in this book will be indispensable to all pharmaceutical manufacturers, booksellers, blood banks, hospitals, libraries, academic institutions and practitioners of the various branches of medicine.
Kerala Law Times: This book is a must for the Drugs and Cosmetics Industry, Manufacturers, Distributors, Central and State Governments, Bar and the Bench, Government Departments, Committees and others concerned with the subject.