THE PRINCIPLES OF THE PHARMACEUTICAL LAW IN SOLVING PROBLEMS OF SUPPLYING PATIENTS WITH MENTAL HEALTH PROBLEMS WITH EXTEMPORAL MEDICINES
The authors conducted review of the scientific literature on the prevalence of mental disorders in the world and in Kharkiv region. There were studied some examples of forensic pharmacy practice regarding improper distribution of medicines, including extemporaneous formulations, to patients suffering from mental health disorders. Based on the research, the authors discuss the problems of providing the eligible for aid patients suffering from mental disorders with extemporaneous medicines, and suggest making appropriate amendments to the normative documents. The authors draw a conclusion that the pharmaceutical law principles contribute to solving the problem of providing patients with mental health disorders with extemporaneous medicines by using the extemporaneous preparations made in pharmacies.