Radiopharmaceuticals are unique medicinal formulations containing radioisotopes that are utilized in major clinical areas for diagnosis and/or therapy.

The facilities and procedures for the assembly, use, and storage of radiopharmaceuticals are subject to licensing by national and/or regional authorities.

This licensing includes compliance both with regulations governing pharmaceutical preparations and with those governing radioactive materials. Additional regulations may apply for issues like transportation or dispensing of radiopharmaceuticals.

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