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Drug and Cosmetic bill update

1. Govt. of India has decided to withdraw UPA bill 2013 (one which talks about penalties).
2. There will be separate legislations on medical device and drugs and cosmetics.
3. The bill on medical device will be notified shortly.
4. New draft bills on drugs and cosmetics will be notified by 2-3 months. There can be a fresh look at penalties for companies violating manufacturing and clinical trial guidelines

Courtesy: Dr. Maulik Doshi

Read about Drugs and Cosmetic Act, 1940 here.

Dr. Maulik Doshi, who had completed his MD and DM in Clinical Pharmacology at Seth GS Medical College and KEM hospital_Mumbai, is working as a Manager in Sun Pharmaceutical, Mumbai. acknowledges his passion towards teaching clinical pharmacology and keen interests on updating & sharing information to all.