VICH GL47 Studies to evaluate the metabolism and residue kinetics of veterinary drugs in food-producing animals: laboratory animal comparative metabolism studies

Current effective version

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Reference numberEMEA/CVMP/VICH/463104/2009
Published07/04/2011
Effective from01/02/2012
KeywordsVICH, consumer safety, residues of veterinary drugs in human food, metabolism in laboratory animals
DescriptionThis document provides recommendations for internationally harmonized procedures to identify the metabolites of veterinary drugs produced by laboratory animals. It is one of a series developed to facilitate the mutual acceptance of residue chemistry data for veterinary drugs used in food-producing animals in the VICH regions.


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First version

Current version

PDF iconAdopted guideline


PDF iconDraft guideline

In operation: 01/02/2012–present


Published: 22/12/2009


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