Regulatory Requirements for Pharmaceutical Product Registration in UAE

Year : 2024 | Volume :11 | Issue : 01 | Page : 1-7
By

Achin Jain

Neenu Ganesh

  1. Manager Procter and Gamble Home Product Private Limited, Mumbai Maharashtra India
  2. Associate Professor Oriental College of Pharmacy, Navi Mumbai Maharashtra India

Abstract

Over the past decade, the healthcare industry in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has experienced remarkable growth, positioning itself as the second-largest healthcare industry in the Middle East, trailing only Saudi Arabia. Recognizing the significance of healthcare, the UAE government has prioritized its development and actively promoted it as part of the national development plan. The Ministry of Health (MOH) has played a crucial role in this endeavor by allocating substantial funds to the public sector and focusing on the private market. The UAE has become an attractive market for pharmaceutical and healthcare industries due to several factors. Firstly, the country has witnessed a rise in public and private wealth, primarily driven by the oil boom, resulting in increased healthcare spending. Additionally, the UAE has a strong and continuously improving healthcare infrastructure that enables the delivery of high-quality healthcare services. Moreover, the UAE has established a relatively favorable regulatory environment, facilitating the approval process for pharmaceutical companies to introduce their medicines. This regulatory landscape, combined with the absence of significant local competitors, has made the UAE a desirable market for pharmaceutical and healthcare industries. The objectives of the mentioned study are to provide a comprehensive understanding of the organizational structure of the Ministry of Health (MOH) in the UAE. Additionally, the study aims to offer insights into the pharmaceutical regulatory body in the UAE and provide information on the registration requirements for pharmaceutical products. In summary, the healthcare industry in the UAE has witnessed significant growth, supported by government initiatives, increased healthcare spending, and a favorable regulatory environment. The study seeks to provide valuable insights into the organizational structure of the MOH, the pharmaceutical regulatory framework, and the registration process for pharmaceutical products in the UAE.

Keywords: United Arab Emirates (UAE), (HAAD) health authority – Abu Dhabi, (DHA) Dubai health authority, (NDA) national defense academy, (CTD) common technical document modules.

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Volume 11
Issue 01
Received January 13, 2024
Accepted January 24, 2024
Published March 15, 2024