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Saudi Arabia: «Health» warns of the sale of antibiotics without Recipe


«Health» warns of the sale of antibiotics without a prescription

The Ministry of Health warned against the sale of antibiotics without a prescription, and stressed the importance of complying with the provisions of the system of practicing health professions, which prohibits the pharmacist to dispense any medicine except by a prescription issued by a licensed doctor practicing the profession in the Kingdom.

Al-Hayat, through an awareness campaign launched by social networking sites, said that whoever violates this will be subject to legal penalties, including a fine of up to 100,000 riyals, the revocation of the license, imprisonment for up to six months.

It is worth mentioning that «Health» carries out many activities and events awareness and education on antibiotics in order to sensitize members of the community of different groups and health practitioners the importance of rationalization and optimal use of antibiotics through the implementation of awareness-raising activities in all areas through health facilities and commercial markets.

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