Colaboration between the State Service of Ukraine on Medicines and Drugs Control and the Security Service of Ukraine:illegal import of medicinal products has been detected

Опубліковано 29.07.2020 о 13:51


28 July 2020 officials of the State Service of Ukraine on Medicines and Drugs Control took part in the joint events with the Security Service of Ukraine taking measures on illegal imports of medicinal products. The measures were taken in the frameworks of criminal proceedings on illegal activities of the group of people dealing with illegal import of unregistered medicinal products for cardiovascular and oncological diseases from Russian Federation and Turkey.

Unlicensed activities of individuals and medicinal products of different series labeled by foreign language which are not registered in Ukraine and expired medicinal products were found out. The medicines were stored in the unsatisfactory storage conditions. Besides, the “imported” medicinal products haven’t underwent state control while their transporting into Ukraine. Meanwhile, absence of relevant documents confirming their quality weas determined.

The State Service of Ukraine on Medicines and Drugs Control calls on the citizens to buy medicinal products only from the business entities with appropriate license for carrying out such kind of activity. Additionally the documents must contain information on confirmed quality (manufacturer’s certificate, conclusion on the quality of imported medicinal products into Ukraine) and the medicinal products must be labeled in Ukrainian and have a registration number with a series of medicinal products.

**Security Service of Ukraine about the event:

If you have found a spelling error, please, notify us by selecting that text and pressing Ctrl+Enter.

Print button Версія для друку


Changes to the Order on conducting confirmation of compliance of the medicinal products manufacture conditions to the GMP requirements came into force


Strengthening administrative sanctions against violation of license conditions