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NAFDAC Sends Warning on Fake Augmentin 625mg.


The National Agency for Food and Drugs Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has sent warnings to all Nigerians on the circulation of Augmentin 625mg suspected counterfeit Tabs in the country. In the statement, it was reported that the counterfeited drugs might have been produced in Onitsha.

The information revealed that the supply came from Onitsha, Anambra State, and was
distributed at the retail level.

Product Details;
Product Name: Augmentin 625mg.

Batch No.: 562626

Manufacturing date: April 2021

Expiry date: April 2024.

Nafdac Reg No: 04-1928.

Labelling Lapses:

The product failed short of the following labeling requirements.

•No inscription of manufactured by written on the label, only the address.

•Manufacturing and Expiry dates don’t meet the acceptable format.

•No MAS scratch number for verification.

•The logo “gsk” is not properly positioned as on the original.

The above information makes the drug suspected as counterfeit.

You are hereby requested to inform your members to be vigilant and report any Substandard Augmentine 625mg in their inventory to the nearest NAFDAC office or call 08001623322 /send email to sf.alert@nafdac.gov.ng.


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