Pharmacy Laws & Regulations 2007

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Chapter 20 Pharmacy Laws & Regulations
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established standards for strength, quality  and purity of foods & drugs; required labeling on foods and drugs  containing alcohol, morphine, etc.; misbranding = inaccurate description of  contents in foods & drugs; drugs;
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replaced PF&D Act of 1906; medical devices; established standards for safety;  law was passed after >100 people died  from " elixir sulfanilamide " in 1937;
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Durham-Humphrey Amendment (1951)  established a new class of drugs that  required supervision by licensed  practitioners; led to distinction of prescription (Rx)  and non-prescription (OTC) drugs;
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Kefauver-Harris Amendment (1962) to  required proof of effectiveness by 
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This note was uploaded on 04/07/2008 for the course PAS 3301 taught by Professor Dhing during the Fall '08 term at St. Johns Duplicate.

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