The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) on Thursday alerted the public on the circulation of fake Mixagrip cold Caplets in Gombe state.
The Director-General of NAFDAC, Prof Moji Adeyeye, said in a statement in Abuja the fake drugs, bearing no name or address of the manufacturers, were discovered during routine surveillance in Gombe metropolis.
“It was just written manufactured in India for Afrowell Exports Mumbai, India. Other important features accompanying the pack include Code No. -MH/DRUGS/MH/101063A; Batch No. – V18635; Manufacturing date – 10/2018 with Expiry date reading 09/2021,” Prof Adeyeye disclosed.
She explained that the genuine product was manufactured in Nigeria by Orange Kalbe Limited with address at 66/68 Town Planning Way, Ilupeju, Lagos State.