Nitrosamines are naturally occurring chemical compounds that people are regularly exposed to at low levels.
This summer, a wave of regulatory activity on nitrosamines has taken place, with agencies from around the world recently publishing new or revised guidances on nitrosamines.
The issue of addressing potential nitrosamine impurities in medicines has been the focus at events taking place around the globe in recent months and will continue to do so throughout 2023.
Revised on: January 17, 2023
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