Batch stamp preparation SOP is fully described in this post.

Objective:

To lay down the procedure for making batch stamp.

Scope:

The scope of this SOP pertains to procedure for making batch stamp.

Responsibility:

It is the responsibility of Production Pharmacist (packing) to ensure that this SOP is followed as it is written.

It is the responsibility of Production Manager, to ensure that this SOP is followed in its entirety, reviewed and update as necessary.

DEFINITIONS & ABBREVIATIONS

SOP: Standard Operating Procedure

BPR: Batch Processing Record

Procedure:

Confirm batch number from batch order.

Confirm manufacturing date from final release report and 1st processing day on BPR.

Assign the price and expiry date in accordance with the currently prescribed price list.

Batch stamp for blisters/strip:


Batch stamp for blister and strip packs is in following format.

BATCH # EXP MONTH YEAR

For Example, if Batch number is: 16A001

                          And Expiry is: January 2019

Then Stamp on Blister and Strip will be as given below:

                   16A001EXP012019

Batch stamp for label and cartons:

Batch stamp for label and cartons is in the following format


B. NO.: 16A001 

Mfg date: 01/01/16

Exp date:     01/01/19

MRP.Rs.        00.00