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    1. Nothing in this disclaimer will:
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      4. Exclude any liabilities that may not be excluded under applicable law.
    2. The limitations and exclusions of liability set out in this Section 6 and elsewhere in this disclaimer:
      1. Are subject to Section 6.1; and
      2. Govern all liabilities arising under this disclaimer or relating to the subject matter of this disclaimer, including liabilities arising in contract, and for breach of statutory duty, except to the extent expressly provided otherwise in this disclaimer.
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For Q & A services on the website, wherein the Doctors raise their queries to manufacturers, should follow certain rules and regulations set by the CDSCO and MCI. The following Acts are used to create a comprehensive sheet for guiding what should not be written in the Q & A section of the website:

  1. INDIAN MEDICAL COUNCIL (Professional Conduct, Etiquette and Ethics) Regulations, 2002
  2. The Drugs and Magic Remedies (Objectionable Advertisements) Act, 1954
  3. Uniform code of pharmaceuticals marketing practices (UCPMP)


The responsibility of the comments added in the Q & A section solely lies on the commenter and Carna Medical holds no liability for such comment. Although Carna will try to its utmost level to follow the mentioned acts and will try and delete the comments which do not follow the Acts.

Below is the reference table providing the law statements considered for checking the questions and answer statements added on the website:


Statement (Clause) from Act

Act / Law Name

Statement (Clause) Section No.

Key Words

Verbs (incase different from Keyword)



 A physician shall not give to any person, whether for compensation or otherwise, any approval1, recommendation2, endorsement3, certificate4, report5 or statement6 with respect of any drug, medicine, nostrum remedy, surgical, or therapeutic article, apparatus or appliance or any commercial product or article with respect of any property, quality or use thereof or any test, demonstration or trial thereof, for use in connection with his name, signature, or photograph in any form or manner of advertising through any mode nor shall he boast of cases, operations, cures or remedies or permit the publication of report thereof through any mode.

INDIAN MEDICAL COUNCIL (Professional Conduct, Etiquette and Ethics) Regulations, 2002








































Subject to the provisions of this Act, no person shall take any part in the publication of any advertisement relating to a drug if the advertisement contains any matter which:
a) directly or indirectly gives a
false impression1 regarding the true character of the drug; or
b) makes a
false claim2 for the drug; or
c) is otherwise
false or misleading in any material particular.

The Drugs and Magic Remedies (Objectionable Advertisements) Act, 1954










Claims for the usefulness1 of a drug must be based on an up-to-date evaluation of all the evidence.

Uniform Code of Pharmaceuticals Marketing Practicies






 The word "new1" must not be used to describe any drug which has been generally available, or therapeutic indication which has been generally promoted, in India for more than 12 months.

Uniform Code of Pharmaceuticals Marketing Practicies





More than 12 months




Comparisons1 of drugs must be factual, fair and capable of substantiation. In presenting a comparison, care must be taken to ensure that it does not mislead by distortion, by undue emphasis, omission or in any other way.

Uniform Code of Pharmaceuticals Marketing Practicies





Better than


Worse than


Other companies, their products, services or promotions must disparaged1 either directly or by implication.

Uniform Code of Pharmaceuticals Marketing Practicies










The clinical and/or scientific opinions of members of healthcare professionals must not be disparaged1  either directly or by implication.

Uniform Code of Pharmaceuticals Marketing Practicies




Same as above


Free1 samples of drugs shall not be supplied to any person who is not qualified to prescribe such product.

Uniform Code of Pharmaceuticals Marketing Practicies