Overview of Veterinary Medicines Regulatory Environment in the Russian Federation

Asha Spandana K M et al., JSS College of Pharmacy, provide an overview of the veterinary pharmaceutical market and regulation involved for drug registration and import in Russia. The registration and import of veterinary drugs play an important role in order to market the product. In the Russian Federation, veterinary medicine follows the registration pattern: “one law, two authorities”, and is regulated by the national Ministry of Agriculture (separately from human medicine).