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SFDA Monitors 291 Violations During 4,677 Inspection Tours in June

2022-07-26

Saudi Food and Drug Authority (SFDA) monitored 291 violations in facilities under its supervision, during 4,677 inspection tours in all regions of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in June this year.

SFDA stated that it carried out 2,445 inspection tours to food facilities, 280 to pesticides and feed facilities, and 1,535 to pharmaceutical facilities and medical devices, in addition to routine visits and smart inspections.

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Circular on General compliance with transportation and storage requirements

Circular on General compliance with transportation and storage requirements
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2022-07-25
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2022-07-25

SFDA Chairs Arab Meeting, Discussing Plan to Study 25 Draft of Arab Standards for Medical Devices and Supplies

2022-06-23

The Saudi Food and Drug Authority (SFDA) has chaired the first meeting of the Arab Technical Committee for Standardization of Medical Devices and Supplies, as SFDA chairs the Arab Technical Committee for Standardization of Medical Devices and Supplies (AIDSMO/TC4).

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British Investors Express Interest in Investing in Food, Drug Market in Saudi Arabia

2022-05-23

His Excellency the CEO of the Saudi Food and Drug Authority (SFDA), Dr. Hisham bin Saad Aljadhey, met during his recent official visit to the United Kingdom, a number of CEOs of British companies, businessmen and representatives of the private sector.

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SFDA Participates 4th International Forum on Advances in Radiation Physics

2022-04-04

The Saudi Food and Drug Authority (SFDA) reviewed the medical devices and supplies system and its executive regulations, and its requirements for the safe use of radiation-emitting medical devices, during its participation in the 4th International Forum on Advances in Radiation Physics, organized by King Saud University in the period 27-30 March 2022. SFDA was represented by Executive Vice President of the Medical Devices Sector at SFDA, Eng. Ali Al-Dalaan, The Executive Director of Radiological Health, Eng.

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The Process for Receiving Requests in the Path of Non-sterile, Non-measuring Low Risk Medical Devices

The Process for Receiving Requests in the Path of Non-sterile, Non-measuring Low Risk Medical Devices
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2022-03-24

Requirements for Safe Use of Medical Devices Inside Healthcare Facilities (MDS-REQ 3)

2022-01-19
Requirements for Safe Use of Medical Devices Inside Healthcare Facilities (MDS-REQ 3)
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SFDA Issues Safety Alert on Sleep Apnea Medical Devices

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    2022-03-15
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SFDA Issues Safety Alert on Sleep Apnea Medical Devices

2022-03-15

Saudi Food and Drug Authority (SFDA) has issued a safety alert on the continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) devices for the treatment of sleep apnea, manufactured by Philips Respironics in the United States of America .

  • To report sector-related issues

  • Call Centre 19999


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GHWP Leaders Decide to Support Less Regulated Countries to Increase their Medical Devices Efficiency

2022-03-09

The leaders of the Global Harmonization Working Party (GHWP) for Medical Devices decided to increase the number of participants from the regulatory bodies in the organization’s scientific and technical work groups. This came during the meeting of the organization’s general secretariat and leaders of scientific and technical groups, hosted virtually by the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, which was represented by the Saudi Food and Drug Authority (SFDA), yesterday, March 8, 2022.

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Saudi Arabia to Host the Global Harmonization Working Party  (GHWP)  TC leaders and Secretariat meeting

2022-03-07

The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, represented by the Saudi Food and Drug Authority (SFDA), will host, virtually, tomorrow, Tuesday, March 8, 2022, the meeting of the General Secretariat of the Global Harmonization Working Party (GHWP) and leaders of scientific and technical work groups.

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