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Health crisis anticipated as DRAP restricts contract manufacturing - Pakistan Observer

Health crisis anticipated as DRAP restricts contract manufacturingPakistan ObserverThe 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 ...and more »

Top drug regulator to digitise all records - The Express Tribune;

Top drug regulator to digitise all records - The Express Tribune

The Express TribuneTop drug regulator to digitise all recordsThe Express TribuneISLAMABAD: 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 ...and more »

Prices of hepatitis-C medicine fixed - The Nation

Prices of hepatitis-C medicine fixedThe Nationislamabad-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 ...and more »

DRAP talks about transparency and reform - The News International;

DRAP talks about transparency and reform - The News International

The News InternationalDRAP talks about transparency and reformThe News InternationalIslamabad: 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 ...and more »

Pharma industry frets over cumbersome licensing policy - Daily Times;

Pharma industry frets over cumbersome licensing policy - Daily Times

Daily TimesPharma industry frets over cumbersome licensing policyDaily TimesLAHORE: 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 ...and more »