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Food and Drug Administration

Patralekha Chatterjee | Drug regulators in India must do better oversight

India’s drug regulators must do a better job to detect non-standard quality drugs before an international alert

09 Feb 2023 12:00 AM

US regulators post positive review of Pfizer vaccine data

FDA regulators posted their analysis online even as across the Atlantic, Britain began vaccinating its oldest citizens

08 Dec 2020 10:01 PM

Maharashtra FDA to buy remdesivir from Gujarat firm

State FDA minister Rajendra Shingne said the government plans to publish the price and availability of the drugs online for transparency

26 Jul 2020 3:55 PM

FDA seizes Dairy products worth Rs 69 lakh

The officials of FDA also mentioned that labels on the seized products endorse false claims and lure buyers.

13 Jan 2020 3:09 AM

FDA seizes cosmetics worth Rs 88 lakhs

Food and Drug Administration commissioner Dr Pallavi Darade said that a case will be filed against the manufacturer for violations.

19 Nov 2019 4:47 AM


Cadila’s Moraiya facility gets FDA warning letter

As per the company, there were no repeat observations or Data Integrity related observations.

05 Nov 2019 1:24 AM

DHS warns against use of Ranitidine

Ranitidine is a medicine prescribed for treating stomach ulcers and gastric problems.

03 Oct 2019 1:56 AM

FDA asks schools to scrap junk food

She added that the FDA officers will be readily available for any assistance in implementing the guidelines.

27 Aug 2019 4:48 AM

Case filed on illegal drug sale

When he received the pills, he informed the FDA about it and made them aware of how easy it was to procure such drugs online.

11 Jun 2019 3:41 AM

Watch: Mumbai idli vendor using toilet water, FDA orders enquiry; video goes viral

The 45-second long video, however, doesn't mention the time or date of the incident.

01 Jun 2019 9:02 AM


FDA finds 112 outlets operating sans licence

Documentation had been made mandatory for Swiggy, Zomato and others in the business.

14 May 2019 3:48 AM

FDA to curb homoeopaths performing cross-pathy

The FDA exercise was also meant to check if the wholesalers were fudging records in supplying the medicines to these people.

29 Apr 2019 4:30 AM

Spurious ice cream making units raided in Mumbai

The FDA officials have seized the goods and sent them for analysis.

27 Apr 2019 1:42 AM

FDA inspects street joints as part of summer drive

The water they use for making their lime juice should also be tested,” said Dr Sanjay Dabhade, a health activist at Jan Abhiyan.

29 Mar 2019 3:01 AM

FDA takes Filmfare to task

The Food & Drug Administration has asked the organisers of the Filmfare Awards to furnish an explanation regarding some of their sponsors.

22 Mar 2019 12:44 AM


Cops seize flavoured milk cans being sold past expiry date

When contacted, FDA officials confirmed the seizure of expired milk.

19 Feb 2019 2:03 AM

FDA suspends licences of 27 hotels, slaps notice

During the raids, it was revealed that the restaurants were not following basic food safety and hygiene guidelines.

12 Feb 2019 2:11 AM

Police nabs 4 pharmacists operating on fake degrees

They had allegedly procured fake certificates from a college in Delhi.

25 Jan 2019 2:03 AM

FDA seizes spurious oil worth Rs 30 lakh

The FDA raided food-manufacturing shops in Dharavi, Kurla, Hay Bunder road and Borivali.

02 Nov 2018 1:57 AM

Number of deaths due to swine flu on rise

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has been assigned the work to report the supply and usage of tablets.

30 Sep 2018 5:30 AM