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Year : 2016  |  Volume : 5  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 155-161

Pharmaceutical laws and regulations in Iran: An overview


1 Pharmaceutical Management and Economics Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
2 Department of Pharmacoeconomics and Pharmaceutical Administration, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
3 Department of Pharmaceutics, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
4 Department of Economics, Shahid Beheshti University, Tehran, Iran
5 Pharmaceutical Management and Economics Research Center; Department of Pharmacoeconomics and Pharmaceutical Administration, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran

Correspondence Address:
Abbas Kebriaeezadeh
Pharmaceutical Management and Economics Research Center; Department of Pharmacoeconomics and Pharmaceutical Administration, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran
Iran
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Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None


DOI: 10.4103/2279-042X.185709

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The pharmaceutical legal framework is a very important infrastructure in achieving predefined goals in pharmaceutical sector: Accessibility, quality, and rational use of medicine. This study aims to review the current pharmaceutical sector-related legal provisions in Iran where the Food and Drug Organization (FDO) is in charge of regulating all issues related to the pharmaceutical sector. The main laws and regulations enacted by parliament and cabinet and even internal regulations enacted by the Ministry of Health or Iran FDO are reviewed. Different laws and regulations are categorized according to the main goals of Iran national drug policy.


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