Monthly Archives: February 2018

What Does An Expiration Date Mean?

The expiration date certainly does not indicate a point when a medication spontaneously or suddenly loses potency or becomes toxic.At the time of the medication expiry date, the drug must be at least 90% of the original potency under proper storage conditions, according to the US standard. In our country the medicines are regulated by the¬†Drugs and Cosmetics Act 1940 and rules 1945,¬†amended from time to time. The regulation stipulates… Read Article →