The International Pharmacopoeia
A collection of recommended methods of analysis and specifications for pharmaceutical preparations.
Volume 1, General methods of analysis 1979, 223 pages (E/F/S/R)
Sw. fr. 24. -
Volume 2, Quality specifications 1981, 342 pages (E/F/S)
Sw. fr. 36. -
Volume 3, Quality specifications, in press, 1986
WHO Technical Report Series, No. 704 (Twenty-ninth report of the WHO Expert Committee on Specifications for Pharmaceutical Preparations) 1984 (E, F, S)
Sw. fr. 6 -
Annex 1 of this report gives advice on the organization and starting of national laboratories for drug quality surveillance and control.
Information on a certification scheme on the quality of pharmaceutical products moving in international commerce and good practices in the manufacture and quality control of drugs is given in the unpublished WHO document, PHARM/82.4/Rev. 2, available on request from Pharmaceuticals, World Health Organization, 1211 Geneva 27, Switzerland.