Pharmaceutical care / Publications | News | 15 March 2018 | Strasbourg, France
The EDQM has issued its Guidelines on ‘Best Practice for the Automated Dose Dispensing (ADD) Process and Care and Safety of Patients’. ADD is an automated process, which allows one or more medicinal products to be dispensed into a container/pouch for a patient to take at a particular date and time.
Pharmaceutical care / Indicators for the quality | News | 03 November 2017 | Strasbourg, France
The EDQM has just published the final report of its Pharmaceutical Care Quality Indicators Project.
Consumer Health protection / Cosmetics / Tattoo | News | 02 November 2017 | Strasbourg, France
The European Directorate for the Quality of Medicines & HealthCare (EDQM) today issued a compendium of the scientific information currently available on the potential toxicity of intradermal inks.
Patient & Consumer Protection / Anti-counterfeiting activities | News | 22 September 2017 | Strasbourg, France
On 21 September 2017, Turkey became the eleventh state to ratify the Council of Europe Convention on the counterfeiting of medical products and similar crimes involving threats to public health (CETS No. 211), also known as the MEDICRIME Convention
Patient & Consumer Protection / Anti-counterfeiting activities | News | 12 September 2017 | Strasbourg, France
On 27 July 2017, Burkina Faso ratified the Council of Europe’s Medicrime Convention. This 10th signatory party to the convention triggers the establishment of the Committee of the Parties – the Convention’s monitoring body – a major step forward in the fight against falsified medicines.