Please be informed that the Credentialing Committee Meeting No. 2/2016 Pharmacy Practice will be held in December 2016. Those who are interested to apply for credentialing, please submit your application to Pharmaceutical Services Divisions before or on 25 November 2016.
Any application received after 25 November 2016 will be brought to the next meeting in 2017.
Please be informed that effective from 1st November 2015, e-PERMIT under Customs Order (Prohibition of Import) and Customs Order (Prohibition of Export) is required for every importation and exportation for mercury and mercury compounds covered under Minamata Convention.
Pharmacy Enforcement Division, Ministry of Health (MOH) Malaysia alongside 236 other enforcement agencies from 115 countries took part in a global operation from the 9th until 16th of June 2015, targeting the criminal network behind the sale of fake medicines via the internet. During the operation, 20.1 million harmful medicines worth approximately RM300.9 million (81.1 million USD) was seized worldwide.
The cosmetic products above have been tested and found to contain scheduled poison hydroquinone and tretinoin, which are prohibited in cosmetic products. These products are no longer allowed to be sold in Malaysia.