Inspections and Audits

FDA Warns Indian API Maker For Blending Batches

The FDA chastised another Indian drugmaker for poor quality, this time warning active pharmaceutical ingredient manufacturer Smruthi Organics for not protecting raw data and blending out-of-specification batches of API with conforming batches. Read More

ISPE Launches Quality Metrics Pilot Program

The FDA, working through the International Society for Pharmaceutical Engineering (ISPE), is launching a one-year pilot program examining the feasibility of collecting manufacturers’ quality metrics, a pivotal piece of the agency’s evolving risk-based inspection program. Read More