SYLLABUS

PHARMACEUTICAL JURISPRUDENCE

Origin and nature of pharmaceutical legislation in India

its scope and objectives. Evolution of the
“Concept of pharmacy” as an integral part of the Health care system.

Principles and significance of professional Ethics.

Critical study of the code of pharmaceutical Ethics
drafted by pharmacy council of India.

Pharmacy Act,1948-

The General study of the pharmacy Act with special reference to Education
Regulations ,Working of state and central councils, constitution of these councils and functions,
Registration procedures under the Act.

The Drugs and Cosmetics Act,1940

General study of the Drugs and cosmetics Act and the Rules there
under. Definitions and salient features related to retail and whole sale distribution of drugs. The powers of
Inspectors, the sampling procedures and the procedure and formalities in obtaining licenses under the rule.
Facilities to be provided for running a pharmacy effectively. General study of the schedules with special
reference to schedules C,C1,F,G,J,H,P and X and salient features of labeling and storage conditions of
drugs.