ICH S7A Safety pharmacology studies for human pharmaceuticals

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Reference numberCPMP/ICH/539/00
Published30/11/2000
Effective from01/06/2001
KeywordsSafety pharmacology, central nervous system (CNS), cardiovascular system, respiratory system, study design, good laboratory practice (GLP)
DescriptionThis document provides a definition, general principles and recommendations for safety pharmacology studies. It applies to new chemical entities and biotechnology-derived products for human use. It can also be applied to marketed pharmaceuticals when appropriate (e.g. when adverse clinical events, a new patient population, or a new route of administration raises concerns not previously addressed).


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