Thursday, 14 September 2017

British Pharmacopoeia 2018 now available


The BP 2018 comprises of more than 250 new or amended monographs, including those from the European Pharmacopeia. The British Pharmacopoeia (BP) 2018 supersedes the BP 2017 and becomes legally effective on 1 January 2018. This edition incorporates new BP and European Pharmacopoeia monographs and a significant number of revised monographs.

  • 35 new BP monographs, 39 new Ph. Eur. monographs
  • 185 amended BP monographs
  • Four new monographs for unlicensed formulations
  • Four new monographs for herbal medicines
  • All European Pharmacopoeia monographs integrated (9th Edition as amended by Supplements 9.1 to 9.2)
  • Three in-year website and offline download updates to harmonise with the European Pharmacopoeia Supplements 9.3, 9.4 and 9.5


Posted by Dr. Tim Sandle