3.4 Pharmaceutical Jurisprudence

1. Pharmaceutical Legislations – A Brief Review

2. Principle and Significance of Professional Ethics. Critical study of the Code of Pharmaceutical Ethics drafted by PCI

3. Drugs and Cosmetics Act, 1940, and its rules 1945

a. Objectives

b. Legal Definition

c. Study of Schedule’s with reference to Schedule

d. Sales, Import, Labelling and Packaging of Drugs and Cosmetics Provisions Relating to Indigenous Systems

e. Constitution and Functions of DTAB

f. Constitution and Functions DCC

g. Constitution and Functions CDL

h. Qualification and Duties of Govt. Analyst

i. Qualification and Duties of Drugs Inspector

4. Pharmacy Act –1948

a. Objectives

b. Legal Definitions

c. General Study

d. Constitution and Functions of State & Central Council

e. Registration & Procedure

f. ER

5. Medicinal and Toilet Preparation Act –1955

a. Objectives

b. Legal Definitions

c. Licensing

d. Bonded and Non Bonded Laboratory

e. Ware Housing

f. Manufacture of Ayurvedic, Homeopathic, Patent & Proprietory Preparations

6. Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act-1985 and Rules

a. Objectives

b. Legal Definitions

c. General Study

d. Constitution and Functions of Narcotic & Psychotropic Consultative Committee

e. National Fund for Controlling the Drug Abuse

f. Prohibition, Control and Regulations

g. Schedules to the Act

7. Study of Salient Features of Drugs and Remedies Act and its Rules

8. Study of Essential Commodities Act Relevant to Drugs Price Control Order

9. Drug Price Control Order & National Drug Policy

10. Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act-1960

11. Patents & design Act – 1970

12. Brief Study of Prescription and Non-Prescription Products