Tag Archives: Food and Drugs board

FDA partners Pharmacy Council to curb Tramadol abuse

As the abuse of Tramadol continues to rise in Ghana, the Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) is joining forces with a number of sector agencies to curb the illegal distribution and sale of the drug. According to the Chief Executive Officer of the FDA, Mrs Delese Mimi Darko, her outfit is partnering with the Pharmacy Council to boost their surveillance. ...

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Don’t eat ‘poisonous’ Puffer fish – Fisheries Commission

The Fisheries Commission has warned Ghanaians against eating any product on the market made with the Puffer fish due to its poisonous nature. This follows reports from the Volta Region that four people had died after consuming the puffer fish while several others were hospitalized. The Head of Fish Health Unit of the Fisheries Commission, Dr Peter Ziddah in an ...

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FDA denies poisonous drugs on the market

The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) on Thursday said, there was no poisonous drugs on the Ghanaian market as being speculated in the media. “The FDA wishes to inform the general public especially the media that the information is false and should be ignored”. A statement issued and signed by the Acting Chief Executive, Delese Darko said the European Union ...

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