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Pharmacy and Medicines Law in Ireland

Pharmacy and Medicines Law in Ireland

Edited by Peter Weedle and Leonie Clarke



Practical textbook that covers all aspects of current pharmacy and medicines law in Ireland.


Published1st Mar, 2011
Page count384


Pharmacy and Medicines Law opens with a detailed account of the historical development of Irish pharmacy and medicines law, and includes the landmark Pharmacy Act of 2007.
The following topics are covered:
the regulations and rules that accompany the Pharmacy Act 2007
prescription and control of supply of medicines
Misuse of Drugs Acts and Regulations
manufacturing and wholesaling medicines
advertising of medicinal products
veterinary medicines legislation
Poisons Act and Regulations
the pharmacy disciplinary system
liability of pharmacists in negligence and defective products sources of Irish law.

This useful resource is essential reading for Irish pharmacists in community, hospital pharmacy and the pharmaceutical industry in Ireland, students and those coming to practise in Ireland from other countries.



Sources of Irish Law

Historical development of medicines and pharmacy law

Placing medicines on the market

Manufacturing and wholesaling of medicines

Advertising of medicines

Prescription and control of supply of medicines

Misuse of Drugs Acts and Regulations

Poisons Acts and Regulations

Veterinary medicines

Methylated spirits legislation

The Pharmacy Act

Pharmacy Act-regulations and rules

The pharmacy disciplinary system

Liability of community pharmacists in negligence and for defective products


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