WHO/AMDS Drug Regulatory Database

When procuring medicines or diagnostics for HIV, malaria, tuberculosis, and opportunistic infections.

Procurement, Quality Assurance

  • Sub-categories HIV/AIDS
  • Commodities Diagnostics, Medicines
  • Latest update Updated regularly
  • Version None
  • Developed by WHO/OMS
  • When to use When procuring medicines or diagnostics for HIV, malaria, tuberculosis, and opportunistic infections.
  • Languages English
  • Level of use Central
  • Form Web-based database
  • Amount of training / TA required Needs 20 minutes to be familiarized with the system
  • Inputs & outputs Inputs: Search criteria (therapeutic category, name of product, strength, country, dosage form, name of manufacturer, country of manufacture). Outputs: Regulatory status of the selected product in the selected country.
  • Cost Free
  • Advantages Web-based, easy to use and updated information on regulatory status
  • Limitations Needs high-speed internet connection, mainly info from manufacturers
  • Availability http://apps.who.int/hiv/amds/patents_registration/drs/
  • Remarks Contact: Boniface Dongmo Nguimfack (WHO/AMDS)
  • Contact dongmonguimfackb@who.int
  • Submission date 2010-10-05 16:54:24