21 Jun Guidelines for Medicine Recalls – Withdrawals and Rapid Alerts
This document has been prepared to serve as a recommendation to applicants regarding the recalls and withdrawal of medicines, and the South African Health Products Regulatory Authority current thinking on the safety, quality and efficacy of medicines. SAHPRA reserves the right to request for any additional information to establish the safety, quality and efficacy of a medicine and may make amendments in keeping with the knowledge which is current at the time of consideration of data which has been submitted regarding any recalls. SAHPRA is committed to ensure that all medicines that are registered are of the required quality, safety and efficacy. It is important for applicants to adhere to these requirements.