WHO Expert Committee on Specifications for Pharmaceutical Preparations - WHO Technical Report Series, No. 834 - Thirty-third Report
(1993; 36 pages) View the PDF document
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View the documentWHO Expert Committee on Specifications for Pharmaceutical Preparations
View the document1. Introduction
Open this folder and view contents2. The international pharmacopoeia and related activities
Open this folder and view contents3. International Chemical Reference Substances and International Infrared Reference Spectra
View the document4. Quality control methods for medicinal plant materials
View the document5. The WHO Certification Scheme on the Quality of Pharmaceutical Products Moving in International Commerce
Close this folder6. Good manufacturing practices for pharmaceutical products
View the document6.1. Biological products
View the document6.2. Herbal medicinal products
View the document6.3. Process validation
View the document6.4. Further developments
View the document7. Development of globally acceptable standards for excipients
Open this folder and view contents8. Stability of dosage forms
View the document9. Simple test methodology
View the document10. Quality assurance in pharmaceutical supply systems
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View the document12. Training
View the documentAcknowledgements
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View the documentAnnex 1 - List of available International Chemical Reference Substances1
View the documentAnnex 2 - List of available International Infrared Reference Spectra
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6.4. Further developments

The suggestion that all the WHO texts on good manufacturing practices should be combined in a single indexed document was strongly supported. The Committee was pleased to note that the revised WHO guidelines were considered to be consistent in all major technical respects with those in use within the countries of the International Conference on Harmonisation (ICH), namely in the European Communities, Japan and the USA.

 

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