Monday, December 10, 2018
The senate has passed a bill that compels hospitals across the country to treat gunshot victims without demanding police report or financial deposit. The bill titled, “Compulsory Treatment and Care of Victims of Gunshots” was passed during the senate’s...
The Nigerian Government has launched a campaign to ban smoking in public places including motor parks, shopping malls and health care centres. Ministry of Health in a communiqué yesterday said according to Section 9 of the Nigeria Tobacco Control Act...
• Fed Govt told to present details of funding Senate has ordered the suspension of Federal Government’s plan to build new primary health centres in each of the wards across the country. The upper chamber asked relevant agencies involved...
As part of efforts to improve the quality of healthcare service delivery, the Pharmacists Council of Nigeria (PCN), is set to reposition the community pharmacies and patent medicines shops across the country. PCN Registrar, Pharm Elijah Mohammed, stated this...
The Pharmacists Council of Nigeria (PCN) has sealed off 462 pharmacies and patent medicine stores for operating without registration with the body and poor sanitary conditions among others. The director, Inspection and Monitoring, Pharmacists Council of Nigeria, Pharm. Anthonia O...
The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has been informed that Canadian-based Fresenius Medical Care (FMC), manufacturer of Sodium Chloride Injection 0.9% USP, 1000mL had recalled 3 lots of the product due to life threatening...
The Medical Laboratory Science Counci of Nigeria MLSCN practitioners register featuring up-to-date Medical Laboratory Practitioners is now available online. To access and ascertain your up-to-date status, click Here and enter your registration number and click on 'check Register' Instructions: This platform contains list of...
The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has been informed that the Singapore Health Science Authority (HSA) on 20th June, 2017 issued a recall of all unexpired lots of Nitroglycerin injection manufactured by Advanced Pharma, Inc....
Pharmacists in the country have advocated the rational distribution and dispensing of medicines that are safe, effective and of good quality to the public. Director, Inspection and Monitoring of the Pharmacists Council of Nigeria, Mrs. Anthonia Aruya, in a...
WORLDWIDE RECALL OF CLINDAMYCIN INJECTION BY ALVOGEN Recall of Sodium Bicarbonate Injection 8.4% USP Portugal Drug Regulatory Agency Recall Of Cerazette Recall Of Paliperidone Extended Release Tablets 3mg By Teva Pharmaceuticals