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Rule 96 (1) (I) (A) Of Drugs And Cosmetics Rules Is Amended Wef 13-9-2018

Rule 96 (1) (I) (A) Of Drugs And Cosmetics Rules Is Amended Wef 13-9-2018


New Delhi, 13 March 2018: MoH vide notification No. GSR 222 (E) dated 13.3.2018 has amended the Rule 96 (1) (i) (A) of labelling provision for printing the proper name of the drug in a more conspicuous manner than the trade name. 

 

As per the Gazette notification in Rule 96 (1) (i) (A),  for the portion beginning with the words “For this purpose” and ending with the words “name and shall be”, the words “For this purpose, the proper name of the drug or fixed dose combination drug other than fixed dose combinations of vitamin and other fixed dose combinations containing three or more drugs, shall be printed or written in a conspicuous manner which shall be in the same font but at least two font size larger than the brand name or the trade name, if any, and in other cases the brand name or the trade name, if any, shall be written in brackets below or after the proper name and shall be” shall be substituted.  

 

The substituted Rule will come in force wef 13.9.2018.DrugsControl