The British Pharmacopoeia 2021


The British Pharmacopoeia Commission Secretariat of the Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency (MHRA)
TSO (The Stationery Office)
Price: £875.00

New, legally enforced standards, available from 1 August 2020. All European Pharmacopoeia texts included.

Updated annually, the British Pharmacopoeia (BP) is the only comprehensive collection of authoritative official standards for UK pharmaceutical substances and medicinal products.

It includes approximately 4,000 monographs which are legally enforced by the Human Medicines Regulations 2012. Medicinal products or active pharmaceutical ingredients sold or supplied in the UK must comply with the relevant monograph.

All monographs and requirements of the European Pharmacopoeia (Ph. Eur.) are reproduced in the BP, making the BP a convenient and fully comprehensive set of standards that can be used across Europe and beyond.

New for the BP 2021

The BP 2021 supersedes the BP 2020 and becomes legally effective on 1 January 2021. This edition incorporates new monographs from both the BP and Ph. Eur. along with a significant number of revised monographs.

  • 30 new BP monographs, 20 new Ph. Eur. monographs.

  • 171 amended BP monographs.

  • All monographs from the Ph. Eur. 10th edition and supplements 10.1 and 10.2 are included.

  • Ph. Eur. supplements 10.3, 10.4, and 10.5 included as in-year online and download product updates.

  • New Tracked Changes functionality makes it easier to identify changes made to monographs and view the most recent versions.

  • Streamlined Timeline functionality makes it easier to find key information. Each monograph's publication and revision history can be viewed for each BP edition.

  • Concise 'How to use the BP' guide helps users to comply with the BP, navigate more effectively and follow formulated product monographs.

  • Updates to BPCRS coincide with BP 2021 ensuring users remain compliant.

Extent 6,700 pages (approx) ISBN 9780113230853
Size N/A Price £875.00
Format Download Published 31 Jul 2020
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