The Second Schedule D & C Act 1940

The Second Schedule D C Act 1940 include Standards to be complied with Drugs and Cosmetics

STANDARDS TO BE COMPLIED WITH BY IMPORTED DRUGS AND BY DRUGS MANUFACTURED FOR SALE, VOLD, STOCKED OR EXHIBITED FOR SALE OR DISTRIBUTED

Class of drugStandard to be complied with
1. Patent or proprietary medicines [other than Homoeopathic medicines]The formula of the list of ingredients is displayed in the prescribed manner on the label or container and such other standards as may be prescribed. 
2. Substances commonly known as vaccines, sera toxins, toxoids, antitoxins and antigens and biological products of such nature for human use or for veterinary use.The standards maintained at the International Laboratory for Biological Standards, Stantans Serum Institute, Copenhagen and at the Central Veterinary Laboratory, Weybridge Surrey, U.K. and such other laboratories recognized by the World Health Organization from time to time, and such further standards of strength, quality and purity, as may be prescribed.
 
4. Substances (other than food) intended to affect the structure or any function of the human body or intended to be used for the destruction or vermin or insect which cause disease in human beings or animals.Such standards may be prescribed.
4-A. Homoeopathic Medicines :Standards of identity, purity and strength specified in the edition of the Homoeopathic Pharmacopoeia of India for the time being and such other standards as may be prescribed.
(a) Drugs included in the Homoeopathic Pharmacopoeia of India.
(b) Drugs not included in the Homoeopathic Pharmacopoeia of India, but which are included in the Homoeopathic Pharmacopoeia of the United States of America or the United Kingdom or the German Homoeopathic Pharmacopoeia.Standards of identity, purity and strength prescribed for the drug in the edition of such Pharmacopoeia for the time being in which they are given and such other standards as may be prescribed.
(c) Drugs not included in the Homoeopathic Pharmacopoeia of India or the United States of America, or the United Kingdom or the German Homoeopathic Pharmacopoeia.The formula of the list of ingredients displayed in the prescribed manner on the label of the container and such other standards as may be prescribed by the Central Government.
5. Other drugs : 
(a) Drugs included in the Indian Pharmacopoeia.Standards of identity, purity and strength specified in the edition of the Indian Pharmacopoeia for the time being in force and such other standards as may be prescribed.
 In case the standards of identity, purity and strength for drugs are not specified in the edition of the Indian Pharmacopoeia for the time being in force but are specified in the edition of the Indian pharmacopoeia immediately preceding, the standards of identity, purity and strength shall be those occurring in such immediately preceding edition of the Indian Pharmacopoeia and such other standards as may be prescribed.
(b) Drugs not included in the Indian Pharmacopoeia but not included in the official Pharmacopoeia of any other country.Standards of identity, purity and strength specified for drugs in the edition of such official Pharmacopoeia of any other country for the time being in force and such other standards as may be prescribed.
 In case the standards of identity, purity and strength for drugs are not specified in the edition of the official Pharmacopoeia for the time being in force but are specified in the edition immediately preceding, the standards of identity, purity and strength shall be those occurring in such immediately preceding edition of the official Pharmacopoeia and such other standards as may be prescribed.

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Schedules to the D & C Act 1940 and Rules 1945

Schedules to the Act

The First Schedule

The First Schedule to the D & C Act 1940 includes a LIST OF BOOKS AYURVEDIC AND SIDDHA, UNANAI SYSTEMS

The Second Schedule

The second schedule to the D & C act 1940 include STANDARDS TO BE COMPLIED WITH BY IMPORTED DRUGS AND BY DRUGS MANUFACTURED FOR SALE, VOLD, STOCKED OR EXHIBITED FOR SALE OR DISTRIBUTED

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