Many of the links below are to the various Pharmacopeias around the world that issue the industry standards for active pharmaceutical Ingredients (API’s). Also there are links to US and international government bodies that regulate the Pharmaceutical industry.
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The US Pharmacopeia (USP) http://www.usp.org/
The British Pharmacopeia (BP) http://www.pharmacopoeia.org.uk/
The European Pharmacopeia (Ph.Eur.) http://www.pheur.org/
The Japanese Pharmacopeia (JP) http://jpdb.nihs.go.jp/jp15e/
The International Pharmacopeia (IP) http://www.who.int/medicines/publications/pharmacopoeia/en/
The following organizations are specific to the USA and considered to be the authority in their areas of interest:
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) http://www.fda.gov/
The US FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research http://www.fda.gov/cder/
The US FDA Current Good Manufacturing Practice (CGMP) Regulations http://www.fda.gov/cder/dmpq/
The US FDA Critical Path Initiative (FDA CPI) http://www.fda.gov/ScienceResearch/SpecialTopics/CriticalPathInitiative/default.htm
The US Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) http://www.cdc.gov/
The US Department of Health & Human Services http://www.os.dhhs.gov/
The US National Institute of Health (NIH) http://www.nih.gov/
The US National Library of Medicine (NLM) http://www.nlm.nih.gov/
The following worldwide organizations are considered to be the authorities within their specific areas of interest:
Various regulatory authorities and research-based industry representatives in the human and veterinary medicine industry.