Author: Ntokozo Msiza

SAHPRA represented at the Commission on Narcotic Drugs (CND) 63rd session in Vienna SAHPRA will be attending the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) Commission on Narcotic Drugs (CND) 63rd session in Vienna from the 2 March 2020 to 6 March 2020. Ms...

SAHPRA- REVIEWING SCHEDULING STATUS OF CODEINE-CONTAINING MEDICINES The South African Health Products Regulatory Authority (SAHPRA) is reviewing the scheduling status of codeine following the growing use of the non-medicinal use of codeine-containing medicines. WHAT IS CODEINE? Codeine is classified as an opioid. Opioids are narcotics with a known...

All walk-in clients who want to lodge applications or have queries must make an appointment with one of the following personnel: Mr Mlungisi Wondo mlungisi.wondo@sahpra.org.za 082 256 2626 Ms Mokgadi Fafudi mokgadi.fafudi@sahpra.org.za 066 301 1878 Mr Ramarumo Chepape ramarumo.chepape@sahpra.org.za 082 492 4955 ...

The South African Health Products Regulatory Authority (SAHPRA) worked together with the SANDF, SAPS, Hawks, Metro Police, Department of Home Affairs, Department of Transport and Adams & Adams to seize a shipment containing prohibited skin lightening creams, unregistered medicines and registered schedule 4 medicines worth...

The South African Police Service is issuing a stern warning that the establishment of illegal dispensaries/outlets, online sites and social media platforms which are marketing and selling cannabis and cannabis-related products to the public remains illegal, except where specifically allowed in terms of the Medicines...