Forensic Pharmacy
  by R.M. Mehta
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   ISBN 978-93-85529-04-7; 2nd Ed. 2016, Rpt 2022; pp.viii+376

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The salient features of the book are:—
   (i) It is written in a simple, concise and easy to understand language to help the students to grasp the subject easily.
   (ii) The recent amendments to the various Acts and Rules have been incorporated to update the subject matter.
   (iii) Chapter on “The Drugs (Prices Control) Order” has been rewritten as per 2013 Order
   (iv) Chapter on “Right to Information Act” and “The Consumer Protection Act” have been included to apprise the readers.
   (v) Each Act is covered in a systematic manner.
   (vi) Introduction of each Act has been given in the beginning of the chapter to enable the students to understand and appreciate the need of the enactment.
   (vii) Offences and its penalties have been given in the tabular form for quick remembrance.
   (viii) Exhaustive revision questions have been given at the end of each chapter for self evaluation.
   (ix) A detailed index is given for easy reference and cross reference.


1. Introduction
2. History of Pharmaceutical Legislation in India.
3. Drugs and Pharmaceutical Industry in India
4. History of Pharmacy Education in India
5. The Pharmacy Act 1948
6. Code of Pharmaceutical Ethics
7. The Drugs and Cosmetics Act and Rules
8. The Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act and Rules
9. The Medicinal and Toilet Preparations (Excise Duties) Act and Rules
10. The Drugs and Magic Remedies (Objectionable Advertisement) Act 1954
11. The Drugs (Price Control) Order 2013
12. The All India Council for Technical Education Act
13. The Medical Termination of Pregnancy Act and Rules
14. The Poisons Act
15. The Insecticides Act
16. The Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act
17. The Shops and Establishments Act
18. The Patent Act and Rules
19. The Indian Contract Act
20. The Trade and Merchandise Marks Act
21. The Minimum Wages Act 1948
22. The Factories Act
23. The Sales Promotion Employees (Conditions of Service) Act
24. Right to Information Act
25. The Consumer Protection Act
     I Interpretation of Selected Definitions
     II Schedules to the various Act and Rules
     III Recommended Readings