Evaluation of prescriptions of medicines not included in Iran medicine list: A cross-sectional study

@inproceedings{Zargaran2016EvaluationOP,
  title={Evaluation of prescriptions of medicines not included in Iran medicine list: A cross-sectional study},
  author={Marzieh Zargaran and Shekoufeh Nikfar and Abdol Majid Cheraghali},
  booktitle={Journal of research in pharmacy practice},
  year={2016}
}
OBJECTIVE Iran Food and Drug Administration (IFDA) has the mission to regulate all aspects of pharmaceutical market including registration of the new medicines. Iran Drug Selection Committee has the responsibility to maintain and revise Iran Medicine List (IML). The National law has banned production, importation, distribution, and prescription of medicines not included in IML. Although, IFDA policy makers have created a mechanism to provide medicines not included in the list but might be… CONTINUE READING