The list is approved
Order by the Ministry of Healthcare of the Russian Federation of 27.07.2016 No 538n “On approval of the list of names of pharmaceutical forms of drugs for medical use” registered with the Ministry of Justice of the Russian Federation has become effective as of August 17, 2016.
The list in the new document includes a list of standard pharmaceutical forms to be used for submission of an application for public registration.
The pharmaceutical form includes a key element signifying an independent uniform group of forms (tablets, capsules, solution, ointment and other forms). It may be supplemented with one or a few additional parameters characterizing the properties of the pharmaceutical form (type of modified release of active substances (prolonged release capsules), readiness for use (powder for solution for injection), method of administration (inhalation liquid), method of administration (solution for intramuscular use), manufacture technology (film-coated tablets), dose division (dosed nasal spray), age group of patients (rectal suppositories for children), intended use and scope of use (dental paste).
Additional note “homeopathic” is given for the names of pharmaceutical forms of homeopathic drugs.
Brief name of pharmaceutical form is used for labeling of a drug in case of insufficient informational field.