First API for reproductive health is prequalified

Jun 10, 2013 | WHO PQ

The Reproductive Health Supplies Coalition (RHSC) Quality of Reproductive Health Medicines (QuRHM) programme, managed by Concept Foundation is getting results. Quality active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs) are a critical component of quality medicines. Ethinyl estradiol, manufactured by Qinhuangdao Zizhu Pharmaceutical Co Ltd, China (QZP) has been prequalified by the WHO PQP under its API prequalification procedure. This is the first API prequalified for reproductive health medicines with the technical support of Concept Foundation.