No proof that locally-manufactured herbal drugs live up to their advertisements

Wednesday, December 14, 2016 - 16:15

There is no way to prove whether herbal drugs manufactured locally live up to their advertisements. Today the Chemistry, Food and Drug Division revealed that it has not been testing the products for over two years. The announcement raised concern among parliamentarians who questioned the lack of regulatory oversight and the effects on trusting consumers. Ria Rambally brings us the story.