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33 drugs were found to be not of standard quality during Surprise inspection

Recently Karnataka drug control department had conducted surprise inspections to pick up drug samples at random. The drug test labs have issued their result. 33 drugs were found to be not-of-standard quality. The inspections were carried out in August. Most of drugs have adherence to poor Good Manufacturing Practices. The state regulator has informed all pharmacy outlets and hospitals not to stock and prescribe these drugs.

The list of 33 drugs include Sinamol Plus phenylephrine, chlorpheniramine maleate and paracetamol oral suspension manufactured by Whiz Labs located in Sunet village, Ludhiana in Punjab, Elfenac –T tablets manufactured by Amree Pharmaceuticals in Karnal in Haryana, Aceclofenac tablets manufactured by Noel Pharma India at Baddi, and Meloxicam injection manufactured by Safecon Lifesciences in Uttarkhand, Colde-SR manufactured by Eifil Pharma at Baddi, sodium feredetate, folic acid and vitamin B12 oral solution manufactured by Cosmas Pharmacals at Solan in Himachal Pradesh, lomonex or loperamide tablets manufactured by Gopish Pharma in Solan district in Himachal Pradesh, Omezon-D containing omeprazole and domeperidone capsules manufactured by Progressive Lifesciences in Haridwar, Azithral which is azithromycin dispersible tablet manufactured by Alembic Pharma at Solan in Himachal Pradesh, Fephar-Z capsules manufactured by Mascot Health at Haridwar, NIMIS-VET which is a nimesulide injection manufactured by SVP Lifesciences in Dehradun, G-Mol 650 which are paracetamol tablets manufactured by Gopal Enterprises at Baddi, Dexadon which is a dexamethasone sodium phosphate injection manufactured by Anrose Pharma in Solan district in Himachal Pradesh and Coughwar manufactured by Life Vision Healthcare at Baddi in HimachalPradesh.

The list also include M –Colde-SR manufactured by Eifil Pharma at Baddi, sodium feredetate, folic acid and vitamin B12 oral solution manufactured by Cosmas Pharmacals at Solan in Himachal Pradesh, lomonex or loperamide tablets manufactured by Gopish Pharma in Solan district in Himachal Pradesh, Omezon-D containing omeprazole and domeperidone capsules manufactured by Progressive Lifesciences in Haridwar, Azithral which is azithromycin dispersible tablet manufactured by Alembic Pharma at Solan in Himachal Pradesh, Fephar-Z capsules manufactured by Mascot Health at Haridwar, NIMIS-VET which is a nimesulide injection manufactured by SVP Lifesciences in Dehradun, G-Mol 650 which are paracetamol tablets manufactured by Gopal Enterprises at Baddi, Dexadon which is a dexamethasone sodium phosphate injection manufactured by Anrose Pharma in Solan district in Himachal Pradesh and Coughwar manufactured by Life Vision Healthcare at Baddi in Himachal Pradesh.