Regulatory Systems in India: An Important Global Hub for Medical Products and Technologies. (WHO Drug Information Vol. 31, No. 3, 2017)
(2017; 15 pages)


India has emerged as a major supplier of medical products globally. In recent years, great progress has been achieved in upgrading health product regulation in India in line with internationally accepted standards. This article gives an overview of the regulatory system in India and some recent initiatives that will make regulatory operations more efficient to ensure effective control and facilitate cooperation with other agencies. There is also the link to universal health coverage, the underlying theme being access to affordable and quality medical products. The country is playing an important role in the global landscape and is called by some “the pharmacy of the world”.

El Portal de Información - Medicamentos Esenciales y Productos de Salud de la OMS fue diseñado y es mantenido por la ONG Human Info. Última actualización: le 1 diciembre 2019