Drug shops or pharmacies are supposed to sell or dispense medicines to patients after presentation of a medical prescription. No drug shop or pharmacy is authorized to provide clinical services to patients.
NDA operations in South Western to crack down on dealers in substandard, and counterfeit medicines, and sale of Government of Uganda labelled medicines
Isingiro district at Endiize Town council, one Edirisa Katende was apprehended hawking and illegal advertising of herbal concoctions. He appeared at the Magistrate Court of Isingiro and was convicted on his own plea of guilty to a caution. One of the unlicensed drug outlets drug impounded and closed during the operation. Of the inspected 281…
National Drug Authority participated at the CBS Powesa Trade Fair at Wankuluku 16th – 23rd April 2019
Areas of sensitization included; fighting drug abuse in schools and regulation of herbal medicines among others.
press conference held this morning to update the nation on unauthorized exports, unlicensed outlets, impounded Government of Uganda drugs and re-labeling of medicine.
over 716 boxes of assorted medicine were discovered from 3 trucks. From one of the trailers, 466 boxes of medicine for export without NDA authorization were intercepted The current ongoing operation in Kawempe is aimed at getting rid of illegal operators. The Inspectors of Drugs inspected 71 drug shops, closed 18 and impounded 30 boxes…
Primary school teachers that attended a feedback session on early detection and managing drug and substance abuse in schools.