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…Details
NDA press conference jointly held with Mbarara District Health Officer and the District Veterinary Officer regarding the operation held in South Western Region in 17 Districts.
PRESS RELEASE NDA OPERATION ON UNLICENSED DRUG SHOPS AND UNQUALIFIED PERSONNEL HANDLING HUMAN AND VETERINARY MEDICINES IN SOUTH WESTERN REGION 1. Introduction National Drug Authority would like to inform the general public that it has been working jointly with Uganda Police Force to clear the region of unlicensed drug shops supervised by unqualified personnel. The…Details
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.