Thursday, March 17th, 2016


Don’t get misled, govt has banned only FDC medicines which are dreadful to humans.

Many articles in the Media as misleading, which says govt has banned all household medicines. However, Govt has banned only fixed dose combination (FDC) drugs listed which are recommended by the expert committee to ban. A fixed dose combination (FDC) contains two or more drugs combined in a fixed ratio of doses, available in a single dosage form. The health ministry, had, in a notification on March 12, banned nearly 350 FDCs with immediate effect, following recommendations of an expert committee formed to examine the efficacy of these drug combinations.Read More