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Tuesday, 22-May-2018
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 Drug



Drug includes –

(i) all medicines for internal or external use of human beings or animals and all substances intended to be used for or in the diagnosis, treatment, mitigation or prevention of any disease or disorder in human beings or animals, including preparations applied on human body for the purpose of repelling insects like mosquitoes

(ii) such substances (other than food ) intended to affect the structure or any function of the human body or intended to be used for the destruction of [vermin] or insects which cause disease in human beings or animals, as may be specified from time to time by the Central Government by notification in the Official Gazette

(iii) all substances intended for use as components of a drug including empty gelatin capsules; and

(iv) such devices intended for internal or external use in the diagnosis, treatment, mitigation or prevention of disease or disorder in human beings or animals, as may be specified from time to time by the Central Government by notification in the Official Gazette, after consultation with the Board

Drugs regulated
  • Allopathic Drugs
  • Ayurvedic Drugs
  • Homoepathic Drugs
  • Unani , Siddha Medicines
  • Blood, Blood components, Blood Products
  • Medical Devices
Object
  • To ensure safety, efficacy, purity and quality of Drugs.
  • To prevent consumers from self-medication.
  • To ensure availability of drugs at authorised prices.
  • To create an awareness about the importance of proper storage of drugs.
  • To eliminate irrational combinations /banned drugs.
  • To study the problems and suggestions made by the stakeholder.
  • To collect the information in general about the drug trade and take necessary steps.
  • To prepare policy regarding drug matter.
  • To prevent misuse of Narcotics drugs.
Acts implemented
 
Regulate
  1. To grant and renew licences for the following Categories of  Drug Manufacturing Units  .

    • Allopathic Drugs
    • Ayurvedic Drugs
    • Homoepathic Drugs
    • Unani ,Siddha Medicines
    • Blood ,Blood Products
    • Medical Devices
  2. To approve  Plan of manufacturing premises for Drugs.
  3. To Grant Licences for Repacking of Drugs
  4. To Grant and Renew Licences for Drug Selling Units.
  5. To Grant Licences for Public Testing Laboratory.
  6. To issue various Certificates for Tenders, Exports as listed below:

    • WHO GMP certificate
    • No Conviction certificate
    • Performance Certificate
    • Free Sale Certificate
    • Schedule M GMP Certificate
  7. To issue Quota of Narcotics Drugs under the Narcotics Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act.
  8. To issue Transport Permits under NDPS Act.
  9. To investigate complaints received regarding drugs
  10. To carry out inspections of manufacturing and selling Units
  11. To draw samples of Drugs
  12. To conduct raids for those manufacturing spurious drugs /substandard drugs
  13. To take legal action against the offenders  and prosecute
  14. To give approval to  personnel as Competent Technical Person for Manufacturing, Testing.
  15. To educate the consumers for the safe use of Drugs .
  16. To take cognizance of the news items appearing in News papers, Magazines etc and take necessary steps/actions.
 
Actions
 
Not of Standard Drugs
 
On the samples which are reported to be not of standard quality,   depending upon the findings of Government Analyst the action of suspension, cancellation of licences, prosecution is taken as per the guidelines of Drug Controller General of India.
 
Non Compliance of Conditions of Licences
 
FDA calls for explanation / issues Show Cause Notice for suspension or cancellation of licenses and wherever necessary files prosecutions.
 
Intelligence Branch
 
Important Content
Notification of Adjudicating Officers under FSSA 2006
Notification of Food Safety Officers and Designated Officers under FSSA 2006
Raids conducted by FDA
US FDA - Approved Units List
Schedule ‘M’ Complied Units
WHO - Approved Units List
Blood Bank
Cosmetic Manufacturers
List of Public Testing Laboratories
Food Labs
Drugs & Cosmetics declared - not of standard quality
List of licensed retail pharmacy shops along with the names of working reistered Pharmacist
What's New

Provisional Seniority List of Joint commissioner drug from 2012 to 2018
 
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Vacant posts of Liberian as on 01-04-2018
 
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Vacant posts of Driver as on 01-04-2018
 
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Vacant posts of Electrician as on 01-04-2018
 
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Vacant posts of Watcher as on 01-04-2018
 
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Vacant posts of Clerk Typist as on 01-01-2018
 
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Vacant posts of Analytical Chemist as on 01-01-2018
 
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Vacant posts of Superitendent as on 01-01-2018
 
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Vacant posts of Steno Typist as on 01-01-2018
 
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Vacant posts of Stenographer L.G as on 01-01-2018
 
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Vacant posts of Stenographer H.G as on 01-01-2018
 
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Vacant posts of Senior Technical Assistant as on 01-01-2018
 
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Vacant posts of Senior Clerk as on 01-01-2018
 
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Vacant posts of Lab Assistant as on 01-01-2018
 
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Vacant posts of Head Clerk as on 01-01-2018
 
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Transfer Policy for Class C & D Employee
 
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Vacant posts of Administrative Officer as on 01-04-2018
 
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Vacant posts of Senior Scientific Officer as on 01-04-2018
 
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Vacant posts of Scientific Officer as on 01-04-2018
 
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Vacant posts of Drug Inspector as on 01-04-2018
 
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Vacant posts of Asst Comm. Drug as on 01-04-2018
 
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Vacant posts of Joint Comm. Drug as on 01-04-2018
 
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Vacant posts of Food Safety Officer as on 27-04-2018
 
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Vacant posts of Asst Comm. Food as on 27-04-2018
 
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Vacant posts of Joint Comm. Food as on 27-04-2018
 
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Provisonal Seniority List Of Drug Inspectors 2010-2018
 
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Seniority List of AC Drug as of 01.01.2016 to 01.01.2017
 
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List of notified services under Right to Services Act 2015
 
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Class 3 Seniority List 3

 
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Sample declared as Not of Standard Quality by Goverment Analyst M.S. Drug Control Laboratory Mumbai .
 
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Food
Drug
Ayurvedic Drugs
Cosmetics
Drugs Control Laboratory

 
     
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