Updates of Ph. Eur. dosage form monographs and general chapters –…

08 February 2021 Strasbourg, France

The European Pharmacopeia (Ph. Eur.) regularly updates its dosage form monographs and related general chapters to ensure that they continue to reflect current practices and scientific progress. Pharmeuropa 33.1, this quarter’s issue, therefore features the revised Uniformity of mass of single-dose preparations (2.9.5) which now includes specific requirements for additional single-dose preparations required to comply with the test. Also in this issue are revision proposals for Disintegration test for solid rectal and vaginal dosage forms (2.9.2) and Vaginal preparations (1164). Interested parties are invited to comment on these texts before the deadline of 31 March 2021.