oa South African Medical Journal - E Cape illegal immune-booster given 'false' approval - officials suspended : izindaba

Volume 104, Issue 6
  • ISSN : 0256-9574
  • E-ISSN: 2078-5135



An official in the Medicines Control Council (MCC)'s national law enforcement inspectorate and a Port Elizabeth district health manager have been suspended following an illegal trial of an unregistered Californian-manufactured 'immune-boosting' spray on public sector clinic patients. This was confirmed to by both Ms Precious Matsoso, National Director-General of Health, and the Registrar of the Medicines Control Council (MCC), Ms Mandisa Hela, who added that the local importers/distributors of Immutides Spray, Saulez Agencies CC, also face potential criminal charges.

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