COVID‑19 vaccine Tag

17 May 2022 At a four-day meeting at the Paul-Ehrlich-Institut, representatives of the regulatory authorities in Ghana (Food and Drugs Authority, FDA), Rwanda (Food and Drugs Authority, FDA), South Africa (South African Health Products Regulatory Authority, SAHPRA) and Senegal (Agence sénégalaise de Réglementation Pharmaceutique, ARP) discussed future cooperation with vaccine...

17 February 2022 Embargo: Immediate release Until recently, the treatment options for patients with mild-to-moderate COVID-19 have been limited. New oral antiviral medicines are becoming available for the treatment of confirmed COVID-19 in adults who do not require supplemental oxygen and who are at risk of...

Embargo: Immediate release SAHPRA registered two COVID-19 vaccines: the COMIRNATY vaccine by Pfizer Laboratories (Pty) Ltd on 25 January 2022, and the COVID-19 VACCINE MC PHARMA by MC Pharma (Pty) Ltd. on 31 January 2022. Both vaccines have been registered in terms of section 15 of...

7 February 2022 SAHPRA registered the SAHPRA registered the Comirnaty vaccine from Pfizer Laboratories Pty (Ltd) on 25 January 2022, with conditions. SAHPRA also SAHPRA registered the Covid-19 Vaccine MC Pharma on 31 January 2022, with conditions. SAHPRA is currently also evaluating a number of applications for...