USP Issues Change to Viscosity Reference in Monographs - - BioPharm International

ADVERTISEMENT

USP Issues Change to Viscosity Reference in Monographs



The United States Pharmacopeia (USP) has stated that references to General Chapter <911> “Viscosity” will be changed to General Chapter <911> “Viscosity—Capillary Viscometer Methods,” <912> “Rotational Rheometer Methods,” or <913> “Rolling Ball Viscometer Method.” Seventy monographs will be affected.

The changes reflect a modernized General Chapter <911> and two new proposed General Chapters <912> and <913> published in Pharmacopeia Forum 37(4) and 37(5) in 2011 and approved by the General Chapters—Physical Analysis Expert Committee.

The changes will become official Dec. 1, 2012, and will be reflected in the Second Supplement to USP 35–NF 30. A list of impacted monographs can be found on the USP website.

blog comments powered by Disqus

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

FDA Extends Review of Novartis' Investigational Compound for Multiple Myeloma
November 25, 2014
Merck Enters into Licensing Agreement with NewLink for Investigational Ebola Vaccine
November 25, 2014
AstraZeneca Expands Biologics Manufacturing in Maryland
November 25, 2014
GSK Leads Big Pharma in Making Its Medicines Accessible
November 24, 2014
IMS: Global Spending on Medicines to Rise 30% by 2018
November 24, 2014
Author Guidelines

Click here