European Pharmacopoeia - 8th Edition

Eureopean pharmacopoeia 8th edition The 8th Edition of the European Pharmacopoeia (EP) main volume and supplements are legally binding and details the qualitative and quantitative composition of medicines, the tests to be carried out on medicines, on the raw materials used in the production of medicines and on the intermediates of synthesis.

The EP is a single reference work for the quality control of medicines in Europe. All producers of medicines or substances for pharmaceutical use must apply the quality standards of the European Pharmacopoeia for the marketing and use of these products in Europe.

The EP outlines preparations for pharmaceutical use of chemical, animal, human or herbal origin. It also covers biologicals, blood and plasma derivatives, vaccines and radiopharmaceutical preparations. The monographs give quality standards for all the main medicines used in Europe.

The 8th Edition of the European Pharmacopoeia is supplied as a subscription only to ensure that subscribers receive all three issues of their purchase. Print supplements are non-cumulative and therefore all previous issues of an edition are required. Electronic supplements are completely cumulative and only the current edition is required.

Publication Schedule Implemented
EP 8th Main Edition 1 January 2014
EP Supplement 8.1 1 April 2014
EP Supplement 8.2 1 July 2014
EP Supplement 8.3 1 January 2015
EP Supplement 8.4 1 April 2015
EP Supplement 8.5 1 July 2015
EP Supplement 8.6 1 January 2016
EP Supplement 8.7 1 April 2016
EP Supplement 8.8 1 July 2016

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European Pharmacopoeia 8th edition - Print

European Pharmacopoeia Supplements 8.6-8.8 English Print

The 8th Edition of the European Pharmacopoeia (EP) main volume and supplements are legally binding and details the qualitative and quantitative composition of medicines, the tests to be carried out on medicines, on the raw materials used in the production of medicines and on the intermediates of synthesis....more

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European Pharmacopoeia Supplements 8.3-8.5 English Print

The 8th Edition of the European Pharmacopoeia (EP) main volume and supplements are legally binding and details the qualitative and quantitative composition of medicines, the tests to be carried out on medicines, on the raw materials used in the production of medicines and on the intermediates of synthesis....more

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European Pharmacopoeia 8th Main Edition (up to 8.2) English Print

The 8th Edition of the European Pharmacopoeia (EP) main volume and supplements are legally binding and details the qualitative and quantitative composition of medicines, the tests to be carried out on medicines, on the raw materials used in the production of medicines and on the intermediates of synthesis....more

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European Pharmacopoeia 8th edition - USB

European Pharmacopoeia 8th Main Edition (8.6-8.8) USB Version

The 8th Edition of the European Pharmacopoeia (EP) main volume and supplements are legally binding and details the qualitative and quantitative composition of medicines, the tests to be carried out on medicines, on the raw materials used in the production of medicines and on the intermediates of synthesis....more

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European Pharmacopoeia 8th Main Edition (up to 8.5) USB Version

The 8th Edition of the European Pharmacopoeia (EP) main volume and supplements are legally binding and details the qualitative and quantitative composition of medicines, the tests to be carried out on medicines, on the raw materials used in the production of medicines and on the intermediates of synthesis....more

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European Pharmacopoeia 8th edition - Online

European Pharmacopoeia 8th Main Edition (8.6-8.8) Online Edition

The 8th Edition of the European Pharmacopoeia (EP) main volume and supplements are legally binding and details the qualitative and quantitative composition of medicines, the tests to be carried out on medicines, on the raw materials used in the production of medicines and on the intermediates of synthesis....more

  • Published: 01 Jun 2015
  • ISBN: 9789999126397
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European Pharmacopoeia 8th Main Edition (8.3-8.5) Online Edition

The 8th Edition of the European Pharmacopoeia (EP) main volume and supplements are legally binding and details the qualitative and quantitative composition of medicines, the tests to be carried out on medicines, on the raw materials used in the production of medicines and on the intermediates of synthesis....more

  • Published: 02 Jun 2014
  • ISBN: 9789999123464
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European Pharmacopoeia - 9th Edition - Coming Soon

The 9th Edition of the European Pharmacopoeia (EP), main volume and supplements, is legally binding and details the qualitative and quantitative composition of medicines, the tests to be carried out on medicines, the raw materials used in the production of medicines and on the intermediates of synthesis.

The EP is a single reference work for the quality control of medicines in Europe. All producers of medicines or substances for pharmaceutical use must apply the quality standards of the European Pharmacopoeia for the marketing and use of these products in Europe.

Key features

  • Applicable in 37 European countries and used in over 100 worldwide

  • Delivers crucial information earlier than any other Pharmacopoeia

  • Over 50% new or revised texts compared to the 8th Edition

  • Includes free access to the online archive, access to the 9th Edition available only from 01/01/17

Publication and implementation dates

Volume Publication Date Implemented
EP 9.0 Main Edition July 2016 1 January 2017
EP Supplement 9.1 October 2016 1 April 2017
EP Supplement 9.2 January 2017 1 July 2017

Formats available

  • Print - Non-cumulative. Available in English or French. The subscription consists of three initial volumes (9.0 volumes I, II and III) and two non-cumulative supplements (9.1 & 9.2).

  • Online - Cumulative and bilingual (English & French). The ability to login with a username and password or with an IP address.

  • USB - Cumulative and bilingual (English & French). The subscription will consist of three USB keys (9.0, 9.1 and 9.2).

European Pharmacopoeia 9th edition - English Print

The 9th Edition of the European Pharmacopoeia (EP), main volume and supplements, is legally binding and details the qualitative and quantitative composition of medicines, the tests to be carried out on medicines, the raw materials used in the production of medicines and on the intermediates of synthesis....more

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European Pharmacopoeia 9th edition - French Print

The 9th Edition of the European Pharmacopoeia (EP), main volume and supplements, is legally binding and details the qualitative and quantitative composition of medicines, the tests to be carried out on medicines, the raw materials used in the production of medicines and on the intermediates of synthesis....more

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European Pharmacopoeia 9th edition - USB

The 9th Edition of the European Pharmacopoeia (EP), main volume and supplements, is legally binding and details the qualitative and quantitative composition of medicines, the tests to be carried out on medicines, the raw materials used in the production of medicines and on the intermediates of synthesis....more

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European Pharmacopoeia 9th edition - Online

The 9th Edition of the European Pharmacopoeia (EP), main volume and supplements, is legally binding and details the qualitative and quantitative composition of medicines, the tests to be carried out on medicines, the raw materials used in the production of medicines and on the intermediates of synthesis....more

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  • ISBN: 9789999135610
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