Current Good Manufacturing Practice for Medical Gases Draft Guidance for Industry June 2017
Not for implementation. Contains non-binding recommendations.
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This guidance is intended to assist manufacturers of medical gases in complying with applicable current good manufacturing practice (CGMP) regulations (21 CFR parts 210 and 211). Medical gases are generally regulated as finished pharmaceuticals and are subject to CGMP requirements regardless of the processing stage. Compliance with applicable CGMP requirements helps to ensure the safety, identity, strength, quality, and purity of medical gases. Medical gases that are not manufactured, processed, packed, or held according to applicable CGMP requirements can cause serious injury or death.
You can submit online or written comments on any guidance at any time (see 21 CFR 10.115(g)(5))
If unable to submit comments online, please mail written comments to:
Food and Drug Administration
5630 Fishers Lane, Rm 1061
Rockville, MD 20852
All written comments should be identified with this document's docket number: FDA-2003-D-0431.