Millions of Vietnamese women to be dewormed

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Millions of Vietnamese women to be dewormed

World Vision in Vietnam donated five million deworming tablets Albendazole to the National Institute of Malariology Parasitology and Entomology (NIMPE) at a ceremony in Hanoi on August 25.

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More two vaccines added into national immunization program

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SaiGon GP English 3 week(s) ago

The National Institute of Hygiene and Epidemiology said that as per schedule, from May, 2016, inactivated vaccines against poliomyelitis and diarrhea will be included in the National Expanded Immunization Program.

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First 3D-printed pill approved by US authorities

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VietnamNet English 3 week(s) ago

First 3D-printed pill approved by US authorities

In a world first, the US Food and Drug Administration has given the go-ahead for a 3D-printed pill to be produced.

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Vietnam recalls 2,200 paraben-containing cosmetic products over health fears

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Vietnam recalls 2,200 paraben-containing cosmetic products over health fears

Starting August 1, more than 2,200 types of cosmetic products that contain paraben, a widely used preservative in makeup and pharmaceutical products, must be recalled as they may have bad health effects on consumers, the Drug Administration of Vietnam (DAV) has requested.

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Many foreign firms found to violate drug quality rules

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Many foreign firms found to violate drug quality rules

The Vietnam Drug Administration (VDA) under the Ministry of Health has publicized the names of 57 foreign pharmaceutical producers whose products violate Vietnam’s quality regulations.

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VN vaccine management meets int'l standards: WHO

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VN vaccine management meets int'l standards: WHO

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has recognised Vietnam's vaccine management system as an internationally standardised one and is expected to officially present a certificate to Vietnam on June 22.

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Health Ministry removes sub-quality cosmetics products from markets

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Nguyen Tat Dat, deputy chief of the Drug Administration of Vietnam, under the Ministry of Health yesterday said that the Administration sent its document to departments of health across the country, ordering them to remove 56 cosmetic products from store shelves.

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First suboxone centre opens in HCM City

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VietNam News English 3 month(s) ago

HCM City Department of Health yesterday opened the country's first suboxone treatment centre for addicts in Go Vap District.

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Health Ministry bans more substances in cosmetics products

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Health Ministry bans more substances in cosmetics products

Fearing bad effects of dangerous chemicals on cosmetic users, the Drug Administration of Vietnam of the Ministry of Health banned more 5 derivatives from Paraben and Methylisothiazolinone in cosmetics products.

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Local vaccines can be exported: WHO

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VOV News English 4 month(s) ago

Local vaccines can be exported: WHO

Vaccines produced in Vietnam were eligible for export, according to Lahouari Belghabi, a representative from the World Health Organisation.

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VN vaccines can be exported: WHO

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VietNam News English 4 month(s) ago 2 duplicate news

Vaccines produced in Viet Nam were eligible for export, according to Lahouari Belghabi, a representative from the World Health Organisation.

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2 companies get import ban, fines for selling unqualified drugs

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2 companies get import ban, fines for selling unqualified drugs

The Drug Administration of Vietnam said on April 16 it has imposed a two-year ban on medicine imports of two foreign companies that were found to sell unqualified medicines and pharmaceutical materials with unclear origins.

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Companies fined for selling drugs with unclear origin

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VietNam News English 4 month(s) ago

The Drug Administration of Viet Nam under the Health Ministry has fined two foreign pharmaceutical companies more than VND300 million (US$14,000) after recently discovering violations in their drug sales.

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2 companies get import ban, fines for selling unqualified drugs, materials

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Báo Thanh Niên English 4 month(s) ago

The Drug Administration of Vietnam said on Thursday it has imposed a two-year ban on medicine imports of two foreign companies that were found to sell unqualified medicines and pharmaceutical materials with unclear origins.

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U.S. regulator warns against use of muscle growth product linked to liver injury

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VietnamNet English 4 month(s) ago

The U.S. Food and Drug administration (FDA) on Monday warned consumers to stop using a dietary supplement for muscle growth linked to serious liver damage.

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