Athletes can identify prohibited medicines with “Pharma Jan Samadhan” app

Drug pricing regulator NPPA has tied up with National Anti-Doping Agency (NADA). It will help athletes tounderstand medicines that could contain prohibited substances in sports through its app Pharma Jan Samadhan. The two regulators signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on 29th Aug 2017. Through NPPAs app every consumer can know ingredients in a medicine and it will make it easy for athletes to keep away from medicines that have prohibited substances. National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority foundation day also held in 29th of Aug 2017. This MoU plays a vital role in athletes and general public life by understanding which medicines they can take or cannot take and which medicines contain prohibited substances.