Pre-order BP 2020

Available from 1 August 2019 | Effective from 1 January 2020 | Superseding the BP 2019

The British Pharmacopoeia (BP) 2020 is the most comprehensive collection of authoritative official standards for UK pharmaceutical substances and medicinal products. It includes around 4,000 monographs including the BP (Veterinary) and all European Pharmacopoeia (Ph. Eur.) monographs, making the BP a convenient and fully comprehensive set of standards that can be used across Europe and beyond.

What's included?

In addition to all European Pharmacopoeia texts being included, the new edition also features:

  • 35 new BP monographs, 40 new Ph. Eur. monographs
  • 331 amended BP monographs
  • Five new monographs for unlicensed formulations and two new monographs for herbal preparations
  • One new and one amended BP Veterinary monographs
  • All monographs from the Ph. Eur. 9th Edition and Supplements 9.1 to 9.8
  • Three in-year online and offline download product updates to integrate the Ph. Eur. Supplements 10.0, 10.01 and 10.02

Ensure you get the best value access to the information you need. Choose from a range of flexible licences and formats – including full online and offline access.

Our Packages


The BP 2020 complete package

  • Six-volume printed edition, including the BP (Veterinary) 2020

  • Single-user online licence*

  • Single-user download for offline use*

       ISBN 9780113230761      £1,000.00         BUY

BP 2019

Multi-user licences (MUL)

Cost-effective multi-user licences tailored to your organisation's needs are available if access to the BP Online is required for more than one user. These licences can’t be purchased online, but you can find out more about them on our MULs page.  Alternatively, you can make an enquiry and we’ll get in touch.

BP 2020 single-user online licence (SUL)*

SUB 7005117

£875.00 (£1,050.00 inc. VAT)


Our online packages can be personalised:

  • Add the BP Archive option to your standard package to see what's changed more clearly.
  • Add the British Approved Names (BAN) 2017 & Suppplement No. 3 to quickly reference adopted medicinal substance names.

SUL plus British Approved Names 2017 & Supplement No.1 - 3 (BAN)

SUB 7005118

£1,025.00 (£1,230.00 inc. VAT)


SUL plus Archive

SUB 7005119

£1,075.00 (£1,290.00 inc. VAT)


SUL, plus BAN and Archive

SUB 7005120

£1,225.00 (£1,470.00 inc. VAT)


Other formats and options

BP 2020 hard copy (printed)

ISBN 9780113230778



BP 2019 single-user download

ISBN 9780113230716

£875.00 (£1,050.00 inc. VAT)


British Approved Names 2017

ISBN  9780113230334



ISBN  9780113230792



Single-user licences are granted solely to one designated holder of the product. Multi-user licences are available if access for more than one user is required.