(2003; 148 pages)
6. Returned goods
6.1 Returned goods, including recalled goods, should be handled in accordance with approved procedures and records should be maintained.
6.2 All returned goods should be placed in quarantine and returned to saleable stock only after this has been approved by a nominated, responsible person following a satisfactory quality re-evaluation.
6.3 Any stock reissued should be so identified and recorded in stock records. Pharmaceuticals returned from patients to the pharmacy should not be taken back as stock, but should be destroyed.