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VISION: "TO PROTECT THE HEALTH OF THE PUBLIC"

MISSION: "TO ENSURE AVAILABILITY OF EFFICACIOUS AND QUALITY DRUGS AT AFFORDABLE PRICES AS FIXED BY THE CENTRAL GOVERNMENT TO THE PUBLIC AND TO MAKE THE STATE OF TELANGANA FREE OF SPURIOUS DRUGS"

INTRODUCTION:

The Drugs Control Administration was extended to Telangana region after the formation of Andhra Pradesh State in the year 1956 when four Drugs Inspectors were appointed and implementation of Drugs & Cosmetics Act was extended to this area.

Subsequently, Drugs Control Administration was also entrusted with the enforcement of Prevention of Food Adulteration Act and the Head of the Department was designated as Drugs Controller and Food Health Authority. The organizational set up of various functionaries in Drugs and Control Administration are broadly classified into two wings.

1. Enforcement Wing 2. Laboratory Wing.

ABOUT US:

The Drugs Control Administration was extended to Telangana region after the formation of Andhra Pradesh State in the year 1956 when four Drugs Inspectors were appointed and implementation of Drugs & Cosmetics Act was extended to this area.

Subsequently, Drugs Control Administration was also entrusted with the enforcement of Prevention of Food Adulteration Act and the Head of the Department was designated as Drugs Controller and Food Health Authority. In the year 1981 the Department of Drugs Control Administration was accorded independent status with a separate Directorate headed by a Director functioning under the Ministry of Medical and Health.

  • Press Note - 12 July 2024 - DCA seized overpriced anticancer medicine Dacazee 500 Injection Dacarbazine Injection IP 500 mg in Karimnagar - more than double the Ceiling Price fixed by the Government.

  • Press Note - 11 July 2024 - DCA seized Termin Injections in Secunderabad. The drug was being sold illegally to gym-goers for abuse in bodybuilding. DCA seized overpriced medicines in Uppal.

  • Press Note - 10 July 2024 - DCA raided clinic of a quack and seized drugs stocked for sale at Vaddiyat Village, Morthad Mandal, Nizamabad District.

  • Press Note - 04 July 2024 - Spurious Drugs Manufacturing Racket busted at Doolapally, Medchal District in a joint operation carried out by the SOT Police, DCA Telangana and Pet Basheerabad Police.

  • Press Note - 29 June 2024 - DCA, Telangana seized Suppol Baby Suppositories, an allopathic medicine, in Nampally, Hyderabad, for making a misleading advertisement claiming it treats Fever.

  • Press Note - 28 June 2024 - Seized Spurious Drugs Vertin 8 Tablets, Vertin 16 Tablets, falsely claimed to be manufactured by Abbott India Ltd. Other seizures reg. price violation, misleading ads.

  • Press Note - 27 June 2024 - Five seizures carried out by DCA including overpriced medicines and drugs making misleading advertisements.

  • Press Note - 26 June 2024 - Seven seizures carried out including drugs mfg and sold as nutraceuticals, misleading ads, price violations and drugs stocked by a quack for sale.

  • Press Note - 25 June 2024 - Seizure of overpriced antifungal medicine ICONE 200 Capsules and seizure of Pilesmoon Cream for making a misleading advertisement claiming it treats Piles.

  • Press Note - 23 June 2024 - Seizure of Diofil Capsules and Kalmegh Powder for making misleading advertisements, seizure of drugs at a clinic of a quack at Dasnapur Village, Adilabad District.

  • Press Note - 22 June 2024 - Seizures conducted by DCA regarding misleading ads, price violations, illegal stocking and sale of drugs from 1st to 21st June.

  • Press Note - 31 May 2024 - DCA seized overpriced antifungal medicine B-Sim Ointment at Musheerabad. Seized Jamun Vinegar, an Unani medicine, in Jubilee Hills for making misleading advertisement.

  • Press Note - 30 May 2024 - DCA seized Metnuron-OD Tablets in Siddipet which were falsely manufactured and sold under the guise of nutraceuticals, Seized five ayurvedic medicines for misleading ads.

  • Press Note - 29 May 2024 - DCA seized overpriced antifungal drug Testra 200 Capsules, seized P-Mycetin Ointment and Mahasudarshan Kadha for misleading ads, seized drugs at a clinic of quack.

  • Circular regarding sourcing of Plasma or any other biological matrices by CROs, BA-BE Centres from Blood Centres for bioanalytical purposes.

  • Press Note - 28 May 2024 - seized Stone Crush Syrup, an Ayurvedic medicine, in Kothur Village, Rangareddy District, for making a misleading advertisement claiming it treats Kidney Stones.

  • Press Note - 27 May 2024 - DCA has taken action by suspending the licenses of six wholesalers in Telangana for thirty days for illegal procurement of Insulin Injections without purchase bills.

  • Press Note - 26 May 2024 - DCA seized two ayurvedic medicines StoneLock Syrup and RHEUAM LINIMENT for making misleading advertisements.

  • Press Note - 25 May 2024 - DCA seized overpriced injection Zytaz-PT Injection and an ayurvedic medicine Ayu RC Syrup for making misleading advertisement.

  • Press Note - 24 May 2024 - DCA seized two ayurvedic medicines Ortho Win Gold Oil and Amla Juice for making misleading advertisements.

  • Press Note - 23 May 2024 - DCA seized two overpriced medicines Vasfin-O 5gm Ointment and Itracop-200 Capsules, seized Sufat-O Suspension and REST N COLD Tablets for misleading advertisements.

  • Press Note - 22 May 2024 - DCA seized drugs at three quacks clinics, seized ayurvedic medicine Mahasudarshan Kadha for misleading advertisement and ITZOCAP-200 Capsules for price violation.

  • Press Note - 17 May 2024 - Counterfeit Drug Alert - Counterfeit version of Pulmosil Injection 10 mg 12.5 ml Batch No. KFA0300 purported to be manufactured by Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd.

  • Press Note - 17 May 2024 - DCA busted a racket involving the sale of allopathic drug powder mix as Ayurvedic Medicine for the treatment of Diabetes in Ghatkesar.

  • Press Note - 16 May 2024 - DCA raided medical shop operating illegally without a licence in Jangaon District. DCA seized Shilajit Tablets in Siricilla, for making misleading advertisement.

  • Press Note - 11 May 2024 - DCA seized Mahasudarshan Kadha Prawahi, an Ayurvedic medicine, in Wanaparthy, for making a misleading advertisement claiming it treats all kinds of fevers.

  • Press Note - 09 May 2024 - DCA, in a joint operation conducted with the Police Department, busted the illegal sale of habit-forming drug Tapentadol Tablets to drug addicts at Charminar.

  • Press Note - 07 May 2024 - DCA raided a clinic run by a quack and seized drugs worth Rs. 1.5 lakhs stocked for sale at Kodad, Suryapet District.

  • Press Note - 4 May 2024 - DCA seized overpriced antifungal medicine GRISOVEL-FP 250 Tablets Griseofulvin Tablets IP 250mg at Bhadrachalam.

  • Press Note - 3 May 2024 - DCA seized overpriced antifungal medicine Itracol-200 Capsules Itraconazole Capsules 200 mg at Hanumakonda.

  • Press Note - 3 May 2024 - DCA raided Vayu Clinic in Secunderabad, operated by a quack falsely claiming to be an MBBS doctor, and seized drugs. Police case also filed for cheating public.

  • Press Note 01 May 2024 - DCA seized Colinol-SPAS Tablets, an allopathic medicine, in Nampally, Hyderabad, for making a misleading advertisement claiming it treats disorders of menstrual flow.

  • Press Note 30April 2024- DCA seized three medicines for misleading advertisements, one drug for price violation and seized drugs at the premises of two quacks and an unlicensed premises.

  • Press Note 28April 2024- DCA seized nine medicines for misleading advertisements, one drug for price violation and seized drugs at the premises of three quacks.

  • Press Note 27April 2024- DCA seized certain three drugs for price violation, three medicines for misleading advertisements and seized drugs at the premises of a quack.

  • Press Note - DCA seized Oxifer-XT Tablets falsely claimed as a nutraceutical, two ayurvedic medicines for misleading advertisements and seized drugs at the premises of a quack.

  • Press Note - DCA seized DICLOJAN Forte Tablets in Aiza Village, Jogulamba-Gadwal District, for making a misleading advertisement.

  • Press Note - DCA seized medicines CARDINOL JOSHANDA and Colinol-SPAS TABLETS for misleading advertisements, seized drugs at Yamanpalle Village, Bhupalpally District at a clinic of quack.

  • Press Note - DCA seized two overpriced medicines Itrarole-100 and Itrarole-200 at Hayathnagar, seized drugs at Bowrampet Village, Medchal-Malkajgiri District at a clinic of quack.

  • Press Release - DCA busted the illegal preparation, supply of blood components by Asian Blood Centre, AS Rao Nagar, Medchal-Malkajgiri District.

  • Press Release - DCA carried out raids on clinics operated by unlicensed practitioners i.e. quacks at Vepur Village, Mahabubnagar District, Jangaon, Jubilee Hills. Stocks worth Rs 2.56 lakhs seized.

  • Press Release - DCA seized White Petroleum Jelly at Pet Basheerabad manufactured without a drug licence by Jubilant Cosmeceuticals. Seized drug ALTACOLD Suspension for misleading advertisement.

  • Press Release - DCA carried out raids in Wanaparthy and Charminar and seized drugs at medical shops operating without drug licence. Seized overpriced drug Tenebetic-20 tablets.

  • Press Release - DCA detected manufacturing of medicines under the guise of nutraceuticals at Medipally, seized steroid medicines at Petlaburj, price violation at Hanumakonda.

  • DCA seized overpriced medicine, CYLET-2.5 Tablets Letrozole Tablets IP 2.5 mg

  • DCA Cracks Down on Drug Manufacturing License Forgery by Ovoid Pharmachem Pvt. Ltd., Jeedimetla. Police Case Filed Against Company Director Narasapally Ramudu under Sec 420 and 468 of IPC.

  • DCA busted unauthorized manufacturing of drugs at Ovoid Pharmachem Pvt. Ltd. Stocks worth Rs. 23.93 lakhs seized. In separate events seized drugs with misleading claims and raided quacks clinics.

  • DCA seized overpriced antifungal medicine ITRAHET-200 Capsules Itraconazole Capsules BP 200 mg, manufactured by Hetero Healthcare Ltd.

  • DCA seized Stonil Tablets and Hemapushpa Tonic due to misleading advertisements

  • Drugs Control Laboratory of the Drugs Control Administration DCA, Government of Telangana, has been granted the Certificate of Accreditation by NABL.

  • Press Release - DCA seized drugs at an unlicensed medical shop, at quacks clinics and seized certain medicines for making misleading advertisements and seized overpriced ALOZOLE-100 Capsules.

  • Press Release - DCA carried out raids at quacks clinics and seized stocks worth Rs 3.18 lakhs and Orthojoint Oil for making misleading advertisement and seized overpriced Mupicare 5gm ointment.

  • Press Release - DCA seized products circulating in the market with misleading advertisements viz. Kidney Stones, Rheumatism and Eye Diseases during special raids.

  • Press Release - DCA raided a clinic run by a quack and an unlicensed medical shop at Pocharam Village, Ibrahimpatnam Mandal, Ranga Reddy District, and seized drugs illegally stocked for sale.

  • Manufacturing Units of illicit drugs 3-MMC and Alpha-PiHP busted in a joint operation carried out by DCA, Prohibition and Excise Department. Stocks worth Rs. 2.33 Crores seized.

  • 3-MMC, a drug of abuse - Manufacturing site busted in a joint operation carried out by DCA and Prohibition and Excise Department. Stocks worth Rs. 8.99 Crores seized during joint operation.

  • Press Release regarding raids and six seizures carried out by DCA regarding Insulin Injections and other drugs which were procured illegally from New Delhi without purchase bills.

  • Press Release - DCA conducted Joint Operation along with Police department and Excise department and busted the illegal diversion of Narcotic Drugs by a doctor in Jagtial to Hyderabad.

  • Press Release - DCA busted the unlicensed manufacturing of the cosmetic Sunscreen Lotion at a manufacturing unit in Jeedimetla, seized drug ITRA-100 Capsules in Vikarabad for price violation.

  • Press Release - DCA seized huge quantity of drugs at Bhupalpally and Bandlaguda, Hyderabad for unauthorized stocking of drugs for sale.

  • Press Release - DCA seized a banned drug, Etolar-P Tablets Etodolac and Paracetamol Tablets, in Karimnagar.

  • Press Release - DCA seized AVEXOMOL-s Infusion for making misleading claim, seized Etrazo-200 Capsules for price violation, seized drugs at an unlicensed premises in Metpally.

  • Press Release - DCA seized VATHARIN Capsules, an Ayurvedic medicine, in Nizamabad for making misleading advertisement that it treats Rheumatism.

  • Press Release - DCA launched a series of raids in Kodad, Suryapet District, uncovering illegal socking and sale of drugs at four distinct locations and seized stocks worth Rs 33.68 lakhs.

  • Press Release - DCA conducted a raid in Mattampally Village, Suryapet District, along with Excise Department and seized Habit forming drugs, DCA seized certain medical devices in Secunderabad.

  • Press Release - DCA busted the unlicensed manufacturing of cosmetics at Jiyaguda, Hyderabad and seized Jadi Buti Nourishing Hair Oil, Bellacare Syrup in Mahbubnagar for making misleading claims.

  • Press Release - DCA, Telangana seized the drug Minoxytop 10 Percent Minoxidil Topical solution in Nalgonda for making a misleading claim on the label.

  • Public Notice - Spurious Drug Alert and Stop-Use Notice - Spurious Drugs Claimed to be Manufactured by Meg Lifesciences, a Fictitious Firm.

  • Press Release - DCA seized certain products in Shalibanda, Hyderabad, for making misleading advertisements that they treat Cancer, Heart diseases, Diabetes, Obesity and seized drugs at quack premises.

  • Press Release - Joint operation conducted by Drug Control Administration, Telangana, Commissioners Task Force, Hyderabad, Malakpet Police - busted Spurious Drugs Manufacturing Unit in Uttarakhand.

  • Press Release - Blood Centres - Charges - Blood and Blood Components as per Guidelines for Processing Charges issued by the Government of India.

  • Public Advisory issued by DCA Telangana on Prices of Essential Medicines

  • Press Release - DCA seized overpriced antibiotic Donem Injection Meropenem injection IP 1 g at Armoor, Nizamabad District.

  • Press Release - DCA seized EZEE-GO Pain Oil for misleading advertisement, FREZINE-10 Tablets for price violation, seized drugs at a clinic of quack in Shamshabad Mandal.

  • Press Release - DCA Telangana seized two overpriced anti-fungal medicines Itraber-200 Capsules, Itraley-100 Capsules, seized drugs at quacks clinics in Nagarkurnool District, Hyderabad

  • Press Release - DCA, Telangana, carried out surprise raids at nine blood banks in Hyderabad as part of a special drive.

  • Press Release - DCA seized two overpriced medicines Meroamp 1000 Injection and Itradol-200 Capsules, seized drugs stocked without licence at quacks clinics in Khammam District, Sangareddy District.

  • Press Release - DCA cancelled the licenses of two Blood Banks Srikara Hospital Blood Centre, Miyapur and New Life Educational Society Blood Centre, Hyderabad for illegal sale of human plasma.

  • Press Release - DCA raided a godown in Uppal and seized a huge stock of medicines worth Rs 3.50 lakhs. DCA seized Vitency Capsules at Pet Basheerabad.

  • U.S. Food and Drug Administration USFDA announced that Drugs Inspectors of DCA, Telangana are eligible to observe USFDA inspections conducted in Telangana State as part of collaboration.

  • Press Release - DCA, Telangana seized medicines at Mancherial that were falsely manufactured and sold under the guise of nutraceuticals.

  • Press Release - Seizure of huge quantity of Physician Samples at a Godown in Dulsukhnagar and seizure of drugs at a clinic run by quack at Gollapally Village, Kondapur Mandal, Sangareddy District.

  • Press Release - Seizure of Itraven-200 Itraconazole Capsules 200 mg at Madhira, Khammam and seizure of drugs at two clinics run by quacks at Dundigal Village, Gandimaisamma Mandal

  • Press Release - DCA, Telangana cancelled the product manufacturing licence of Mylan Laboratories Ltd., Unit-7, Pashamylaram, Patancheru Mandal, Sangareddy District for the drug Alprazolam.

  • Press Release - DCA, Telangana seized Saheth Care Powder at Golkonda for making misleading advertisement and raided clinic of a quack at Chandrayanagutta.

  • Public Advisory issued by DCA, Telangana on Antimicrobial Resistance AMR emphasizing Role of public in combating AMR

  • Press Release - DCA, Telangana seized medicines making misleading advertisements and objectionable claims on their labels at Nalgonda

  • Press Release - DCA Telangana raided quacks clinics and seized drugs stocked for sale at Jeedimetla, Quthbullapur and Fatima Nagar, Vattepally, Hyderabad.

  • Press Release - DCA Telangana seized overpriced GRISOLAB-250 tablets at Kothagudem and seized drugs at a medical shop running illegally at Jaklair Village, Narayanpet District.

  • Press Release - DCA, Telangana busted illegal manufacturing of an anti-cancer drug Cyclophosphamide Injection at Indian Genomix Pvt. Ltd., Cherlapally, Hyderabad

  • Press Release - DCA, Telangana raided unlicensed premises at Ramanthapur and at Limba K Village, Kuntala Mandal, Nirmal District and seized medicines stocked for sale.

  • Press Release - DCA, Telangana seized certain medicines at RS Unani Pharmacy, Bahadurpura, Hyderabad for making prohibited advertisements that they treat Kidney Stones and Gall Stones.

  • Hydrogen Peroxide Solution labelled as Laboratory Reagent shall not be sold by the retail medical shops to the patients.

  • Press Release - DCA, Telangana raided clinic of a quack and seized drugs stocked for sale at Garepalle Village, Kataram Mandal, Bhupalpally District.

  • Press Release - Seizure of overpriced Itralix 100 Capsules, Piletreat Cream for prohibited claim and raid at premises of a quack at Patheshapur Village, Raghunathpally Mandal, Jangaon District

  • Press Release - DCA, Telangana busted a racket of illegal human plasma and whole human blood collection from various Blood Centers located in Telangana and AP, unauthorized stocking and sale.

  • First Annual Regulatory Forum between USFDA and Drugs Control Administration, Telangana held on 31st January at Hyderabad.

  • Press Release - DCA, Telangana seized overpriced PUBERGEN HP nu 2000 Injections at Hanumakonda and raided a clinic of quack at Bhanur Village, Patancheru Mandal.

  • Press Release - DCA Telangana seized a drug by name Fair and Bright Cream, at Miryalguda, for making a prohibited claim on the label that it improves skin colour. Raid at a clinic in Nizamabad Dist.

  • Press Release - DCA, Telangana officials raided a medical shop running illegally without a licence at Falaknuma and premises of a quack at Shivampet, Medak and seized huge stocks of medicines.

  • Press Release - DCA, Telangana officials raided a medical shop at IS Sadan, Santosh Nagar, Hyderabad which is running illegally without a drug licence and seized huge stocks of medicines

  • Press Release - DCA, Telangana raided Bright Hospital, Jagtial which is running a pharmacy without a drug licence and seized huge quantity of drugs worth Rs. 2.10 lakhs stocked for sale.

  • Press Release - DCA Telangana detected manufacturing of medicines in the guise of food products i.e. nutraceuticals at Prashantinagar, Kukatpally.

  • Press Release - DCA, Telangana seized medicines which are being falsely manufactured and sold in the guise of food products i.e. nutraceuticals.

  • Press Release - DCA, Telangana crack down on unlicensed stocking of huge quantity of drugs for sale by quacks at Narsingi, RR Dist and Warangal.

  • Press Release - DCA, Telangana officials raided Iswarya Fertility Center at Malakpet which is running a pharmacy with a fake drug licence and seized huge stocks of medicines worth ten lakhs.

  • List of Spurious Drugs seized by DCA, Telangana in December-2023 and January-2024

  • List of Pending Non-bailable Warrants NBWs

  • Press Release - DCA, Telangana officials raided premises of a medical distributor in Kapra and seized huge stock of Insulin Injections of worth Rs. 5 Lakhs for stocking them at room temperature.

  • Press Release - DCA, Telangana officials raided an unlicensed godown at Amberpet, Hyderabad and seized huge stocks of medicines worth 20.52 lakhs.

  • Press Release - Advisory to Public on Spurious Drugs - Issued by DCA, Telangana

  • Drugs Control Administration Telangana officials raided spurious Henna Cone manufacturing facility at Mehdipatnam, Hyderabad. Mehendi Cones containing toxic chemical Picramic Acid seized.

  • DCA Telangana crackdown on a quack - unlicensed stocking of huge quantity of drugs for sale at Palakonda Village, Mahbubnagar Mandal, Mahbubnagar District.

  • DCA Telangana officials raided unlicensed manufacturing facilities on the outskirts of Hyderabad and busted manufacturing of drug Diacerein in a chemical factory without a drug licence.

  • Press Release - DCA, Telangana busted Spurious Antibiotics racket involving shipping of fake antibiotics to Telangana State through courier from Ghaziabad, Uttar Pradesh.

  • Press Release - Drugs Control Administration, Telangana raided clinic of a quack and seized drugs stocked for sale at Serilingampally.

  • Press Release - DCA, Telangana crack down on a quack unlicensed stocking of huge quantity of drugs, including Physician Samples, for sale at Uddemarri Village, Medchal-Malkajgiri District

  • Press Release - Drugs Control Administration, Telangana busted counterfeit medicines manufacturing racket at Kukatpally, Hyderabad

  • Press Release - Drugs Control Administration, Telangana unearthed Spurious Drugs racket at Dilsukhnagar, Hyderabad

  • Press Release - DCA Officers busted unlicensed drug manufacturing facility belonging to Spurious Drug offender Kadari Sateesh Reddy at Annarugudem Village, Tallada Mandal, Khammam District

  • Spurious Anti cancer drug manufacturer caught by the officials of Drugs Control Administration, Telangana and seized medicines worth Rs. Four crore thirty five lakhs at Macha Bollaram

  • US FDA officials visited Drugs Control Administration, Telangana office on 02nd November, 2023

  • DCA Toll Free Number 18005996969 functional from 10.30 am to 5.00 pm on all working days
  • Advisory Procurement and testing of the raw materials Glycerin and Propylene Glycol by the Cough Syrup manufacturers

  • Circular Memo for ensuring the use of authentic Indian Pharmacopoeia, IP Reference Standards IPRS and impurity standards for quality testing of drugs.

  • Procedure for submission of cough syrups to be exported by manufacturer, exporter directly to Central, NABL accredited state testing laboratories for testing purpose.

  • Implementation of regulation of pre shipment document verification, physical inspection, QC testing, issuance of CRIA for pharmaceuticals to be exported to The Gambia by Medicines Control Agency

  • Circular issued to Industrial Oxygen Manufacturers in Telangana regarding granting of permissions to ensure adequate supply and availability of Medical Oxygen in view of COVID-19

  • Advisory for maintaining safe and adequate blood supply during the pandemic outbreak of COVID-19 issued to Blood Banks in Telangana State


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