The measures taken by Roszdravnadzor in 2017 allowed to withdraw 915 batches of medicinal products with substandard quality, which is 0.34% of the total number of batches released into circulation in that year.
The information on the number of medicinal products withdrawn from circulation in 2017 is provided in the following table:
|Medicinal Products and Pharmaceutical Substances||Number of Trade Names||Number of Batches|
|Substandard medicinal products||213||434|
|Medicinal products recalled by manufacturers (importers)||150||372|
|Falsified pharmaceutical substances||2||25|
|Drugs manufactured from them||4||61|
|Counterfeit medicinal products||9||17|
In the total amount of substandard medicinal products withdrawn from circulation in 2017, the share of batches of substandard medicines manufactured in Russia was 62.7% (272 batches of 150 trade names), and share of batches manufactured in other countries was 37.3% (162 batches of 63 trade names).
The structure of non-conformity indicators with regard to the quality of medicinal products withdrawn from circulation in 2017 (by number of batches) is provided in the following table:
|No.||Non-Conformity Parameter||Share, %|
|5||Uniformity of dosage units||10.7|