Health crisis anticipated as DRAP restricts contract manufacturing - Pakistan Observer

The Drug Regulatory Authority of Pakistan (DRAP) is trying to reinvent the wheel by discouraging a global practice of toll/contract manufacturing creating fuss specifically for the pharmaceutical companies and causing shortage of quality low priced ...

Top drug regulator to digitise all records - The Express Tribune

ISLAMABAD: As the apex drug pricing and regulatory body comes under increasing scrutiny, the body has said that it is replacing its manual system of record keeping with digitised records. This measure would help improve the efficiency of the authority ...

Prices of hepatitis-C medicine fixed - The Nation

islamabad-Drug Regularity Authority of Pakistan (DRAP) has fixed prices of hepatitis-C medicine as per the drug policy while some elements are presenting misleading figures for their vested interests, an official said on Tuesday. A statement issued by ...

DRAP talks about transparency and reform - The News International

Islamabad: In a statement issued here on Tuesday, the Drug Regulatory Authority of Pakistan (DRAP) reaffirmed its commitment to reform, saying no one will be allowed to derail the process of change. “All manual records are being done away with and ...

Pharma industry frets over cumbersome licensing policy - Daily Times

LAHORE: The Drug Regulatory Authority of Pakistan (DRAP) is allegedly discouraging the global phenomenon of toll (contract) manufacturing, which is creating unrest in the pharmaceutical manufacturers, and causing shortage of quality low priced ...