Ethics in Pharmaceutical Sciences

In pharmaceutical science, certain ethical principles are composed to ensure the patient’s integrity and safety that must be followed by individual involving in pharmaceutical industry. These may include autonomy, justice, beneficence, and non-maleficence. Pharmacy practice is vulnerable to ethical challenges associated with pharmaceutical care, relationship with patient’s cooperation with the healthcare team that needs special code of conducts These codes of conducts include professional code of ethics for pharmacists and ethics guidelines for pharmaceutical importers, pharmaceutical companies, distributors and policy makers.