Posts In: Pharmaceuticals

Ministry of Health and Family Welfare issues press release concerning circulation of inferior quality Polio Vaccines in the market

October 10, 2018 EHS, Healthcare, Pharmaceuticals, states 0

The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare has in a recent press release dated 3rd October, 2018, expressed concern over certain reports doing rounds that...

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CDSCO releases draft Guidelines to regulate and maintain quality, standards of pharmaceutical products, invites comments by October 16, 2018

October 3, 2018 EHS, Healthcare, Pharmaceuticals, states 0

The Central Drugs Standard Control Organization (“CDSCO”), in a Notice dated September 25, 2018, has published a draft copy of the Guidelines on Good Distribution Practices for...

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CDSCO prohibits / restricts manufacture, sale and distribution of 328 Fixed Dose Combination Drugs (FDCs)

September 18, 2018 EHS, Healthcare, Pharmaceuticals, states 0

The Central Drugs Standard Control Organization (“CDSCO”) has prohibited manufacture, sale or distribution of 328 Fixed Drug Combinations (“FDCs”). The prohibition was imposed on 7th September...

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Human Immunodeficiency Virus and Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (Prevention and Control) Act, 2017 gains the force of law effective 10.09.2018

September 14, 2018 EHS, Healthcare, Pharmaceuticals, states 0

In a recent Notification No. S.O. 4715(E), the Central Government has finally given effect to the provisions of the Human Immunodeficiency Virus and Acquired Immune...

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CDSCO issues a list of spurious, adulterated, misbranded, or not of standard quality drugs and devices for the month of August, 2018

September 14, 2018 EHS, Healthcare, Pharmaceuticals, states 0

In the Safety Alert section of its official website, Central Drugs Standard Control Organization (“CDSCO”) has published a list of drugs, medical devices and cosmetics that...

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The Atomic Energy Regulatory Board (AERB) establishes HELP DESK for providing regulatory support to users of Radiation Facilities

September 13, 2018 Healthcare, OPS, Pharmaceuticals, states 0

The Atomic Energy Regulatory Board has established a Help Desk for providing regulatory support to users of radiation facilities.The contact number of Help Desk is 022-2599 0675 and...

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Delhi HC stays Centre’s order preventing manufacture and sale of Oxytocin by Private manufacturers for a period of 1 month i.e. till 31.09.2018

September 6, 2018 EHS, Healthcare, Pharmaceuticals, states 0

The Delhi High Court has imposed a stay on the Central Government order banning the manufacture and sale of drugs containing oxytocin by private companies for...

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MOHFW invites comments till 12.10.2018 on the draft ‘Sale of Drugs by e-Pharmacy’ (Part VIB) which it proposes to insert in the Drugs and Cosmetics Rules, 1945

September 5, 2018 EHS, Healthcare, Pharmaceuticals, states 0

In a notification dated August 28, 2018, the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (“Ministry”) has issued the Draft Amendment Rules (“Draft Rules”) which proposes...

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Ministry of Health and Family Welfare proposes to exempt Gelatine capsules from labelling requirement under the Drugs and Cosmetics Rules, 1945

August 21, 2018 EHS, Healthcare, Pharmaceuticals, states 0

The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (“Ministry”) has published the Draft Drugs and Cosmetics (Amendment) Rules, 2018 (“Draft Rules”) which proposes to amend the Drugs...

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NPPA extends the period of ceiling prices of Orthopaedic knee implants till 15th August, 2019

August 17, 2018 EHS, Pharmaceuticals, states 0

In a recent notification dated 16th August, 2018, the National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority (“NPPA”) has extended the timeline of ceiling price fixed for orthopaedic knee...

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