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Government of India in excercise of powers conferred under Section 26-A of the Drugs and Cosmetics Act 1940, vide Gazette Notification GSR 910(E) dated 12/11/2010 has prohibited the manufacture for sale and distribution of the drug ROSIGLITAZONE and its formulation for human use with immediate effect in the country.
Hence all the manufacturers located in this State as well as all the drug distributors, wholesalers and the Medical Stores/Chemist & Druggist in the state are hereby directed to stop the further manufacture for sale as well as sale and distribution of the said drug in the state with immediate effect. All the drugs wholesalers are also directed to re-call all the supplies of the said drug distributed to the retailers from the market and return the un-used stocks to the manufacters under intimation to this Directorate.
All the Doctors, Hospitals, Nursery Homes, etch may please take a note of the above banned drugs and return the stocks.