Medicinal Product Regulation and Product Liability in the United Arab Emirates: An Overview (Part II of II)
In Part I, we discussed technical aspects pertaining to Pharmaceutical Product Regulations applicable in Dubai and the United Arab Emirates. Part I explored varied areas including regulatory bodies and applicable law, regulation of biological…
Medicinal Product Regulation and Product Liability in the United Arab Emirates: An Overview (Part I of II)
1. What are the main legislation and regulatory authorities for pharmaceuticals in your jurisdiction?
Federal Law Number 4 of 1983 (Pharmaceuticals Law 1983) governs and applies to:
· Pharmaceutical establishments.…
Headache? Perhaps you’d take paracetamol. Upset stomach? Maybe an indigestion pill. Cold or ﬂu? You might consider anti-congestant medication. In the United Arab Emirates, such pharmaceuticals are easy to come by, with the majority of people likely to have a supply already to hand in their purses or bathroom cabinets.…