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JP Drafts (December 2021)

JP drafts for public comments, December 1, 2021 - February 28, 2022

New monographs (Crude drug)
Removing Heavy Metals Test and Individual Metal Impurity Test from Japanese Pharmacopoeia (JP) Official Monographs, accompanying the application of Control of Elemental Impurities in the Japanese Phrmacopoeia 18th Edition (JP18)

Please refer to the Briefing Note as well.

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JP Drafts (December 2021)