Flashcards in Alcohol Deck (22):
Alcohol that has been made unsuitable for drinking by addition of denaturants
Legislation that applied to denatured alcohol
Section 77 & 78 of the alcoholic liquor duties act 1979 & denatured alcohol regulations 2005
Types of denatured alcohol
Completely denatured alcohol (CDA)
Industrial denatured alcohol (IDA)
Trade specific denatured alcohol (TSDA)
CDA is used for
heating, lighting, cleaning and domestic use
CDA is made of
90 parts alcohol, 9.5 parts wood naptha and 0.5 crude pyridine
How much CDA can a pharmacist obtain
Any quantity from a wholesaler
IDA is used fro
Industrial, scientific and extreme medical applications
Formula for IDA is
95 parts alcohol, 5 parts wood naptha
How much IDA can a pharmacist obtain
Any amount from a distributor that has been authorized by HM Customs and Exicse
How to make up IDA extemporaneously
1/ Application from authority to recieve IDA
2/ State on application that IDA is only for medicinal purposes
3/ Work out estimated annual requirements
4/ You receive writing from authority to receive IDA for medicinal purposes
5/ Furnish distributor with copy of your authority to receive IDA
6/ Order IDA from distributor
7/ Make up lotion
8/ Store remaining IDA in lockable cabinet
Application form to receive IDA is found where
Back of HM Customs & Excise notice 473
Where to sent IDA application form
HM revenue and customs National Registration unit
How to order denatured alcohol
No specific format, should include quantity and class of alcohol required
Before a pharmacist can supply IDA for medicinal use what should be shown
A copy of the persons authority to receive and use denatured alchohol
What quantity of CDA can a pharmacist supply?
What quantity of IDA can a pharmacist supply?
Less than 20L
What can a pharmacist supply CDA for?
What can a pharmacist supple IDA for?
Uses on the user authorisation
Is authority for use required before pharmacist can supply CDA?
Is authority for use required before a pharmacist can supply IDA?
Yes, unless Rx or written order for medicinal use
Records to keep?
Written signed order form from GP, and copy of suppliers dispatch document from order. Retain on copy to show to inspectors on next visit.