Here Is The List Of 42 Anti-Malaria Drugs Banned In Europe And Are Still Being Administered In Nigeria!

According to the Nigerian Senate, the following anti-malaria drugs that have been banned in Europe are still being administered and sold to Nigerians in some hospitals and pharmacies. The Senate made this observation during a plenary yesterday and has mandated its committee on Health headed by Senator Olarewaju Tejuoso, to as a matter of urgency carry out an indepth investigation into the allegation and report back for further action. It was Senator Theodore 

Orji, who made the initial observation that led to the acknowledgment and prompted a wider investigation. Orji in his motion said “The Senate notes that recently the European Union banned the sale and consumption of 42 Anti-Malaria Drugs in all countries within the European Union. The anti-malaria drugs are: 

Alaxin 60mg tablet (dihydroartémisinine)B/8;

Alaxin oral suspension (dihydroartémisinine) FL/80ml;

Amodiaquine 200mg compressed B/1000;

Amodiaquine 200mg compressed B/1000;

Arinate 100mg tablet (artésunate) B/6;

Arinate 50mg tablet (artésunate) B/6;

Arsumax 50mg tablet (artésunate) B/12;

Artemax 60mg tablet (dihydroartémisinine) B/8;

Artémédine 40mg capsule (artemether) B/12;

Artémédine 50mg tablet (artemether) B/12;

 Artenam 50mg tablet (artemether) B/14

Artenam 60mg tablet (artemether) B/8;

Artésiane 300mg child powder oral suspension (artemether) FL/38g;

Artésunate 100mg compressed B/120;

Artésunate 50mg tablet B/120;

Artexin 60mg tablet (dihydroartémisinine) B/8;

Camoquin 200mg tablet (amodiaquine) B/9;

Camoquin 200mg tablet (amodiaquine) B/25 blisters;

Camoquin 200mg tablet (amodiaquine) B/55 blisters;

Camoquin 200mg tablet (amodiquine) B/24;

Camoquin 600 mg tablet (amodiaquine) B/3;

Camoquin oral suspension 50mg/ 5ml (amodiaquine) FL/60ml;

Cotecxin oral suspension (dihydroartémisinine) FL/80ml;

Cotecxin 60mg tablet (dihydroartémisinine) B/8;

Daraprim tablet (pyriméthamine) B/30;

and the last but not the least is Falcinil 50mg tablet (artésunate) B/12.