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Why you will need prescription to buy some pain killers

HEALTH & SCIENCE

You will now require a doctor's note to buy some painkillers and cough syrups.

Why you will need prescription to buy some pain killers

By Graham Kajilwa | 3 years ago

The poison in cough and cold syrups

The poison in cough and cold syrups

The Aga Khan University hospital made a policy decision to remove all cough and cold medications from their pharmacies.

Achieng Ivisu | 5 years ago

Alarm over sale of unregistered drugs

A major controversy pitting one of Kenya’s oldest drug manufacturing company and a government agency over the legality of its drugs is shaping up. The controversy has brought fears that some pharmaceutical companies could be selling unregistered drugs to Kenyans. Interestingly, the drugs could be passing through the hands of other unsuspecting government agencies.

| 12 years ago

Former medical director defends cough syrups

Former Director of Medical Services James Nyikal has termed the raging debate on cough syrups as ‘professional arguments’. Dr Nyikal said the syrups administered to children are safe.

| 12 years ago

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