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16:38
16:38

Parliament Accuses NMS of Theft and Dealing in Expired Drugs, Approves Breaking its Monopoly 4 1

Legislators have this afternoon approved parliament’s Public Accounts Committee- PAC Central Government report recommending that the monopoly of National Medical Stores- NMS be stopped.
10:37
10:37

New Guidelines on Disposal of Expired Drugs Stir Uproar medical supplies 2

The guidelines which were recently sent to District Health Officials indicating that the Local Governments will bear the cost of destroying expired drugs. The district will pay 565,000 Shillings to NMS for every 1000 kilograms of expired drugs. The money covers the cost of collection, transport and destruction.
07:57
07:57

Two Hospitals Stuck With Expired Drugs

Kagadi and Masindi hospitals are stuck with expired drugs that have not been disposed of for almost three years.
07:29
07:29

Medics Concerned over Increase in Self-Medication expired drugs 2 1

A study carried out by Kabarole District Health Department shows that 75 percent of patients diagnosed with malaria first take over the counter drugs and only seek proper diagnosis after failing to heal.
05:16
05:16

NMS to Routinely Quantify Expired Drugs 2

The National Medical Stores (NMS) has resolved to have a monthly routine of quantifying expired drugs and collecting them.
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