The Role of Ethics in the Rational Use of Medicines. SEARO Technical Publication Series No. 46
(2007; 74 pages)


This publication highlights the need to observe ethics and codes of conduct by four entities associated with medicines. The researcher who is concerned with the development and discovery of drugs; the pharmaceutical manufacturer who is involved in the development, production and promotion of medicines; the medical and allied professionals who prescribe, and dispense them and the government who is responsible for the regulatory control of medicines.

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