post marketing and control activities of veterinary medicines in Kenya

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In a project for EDES-COLEACP, VetEffecT provided technical assistance on post marketing surveillance and pharmacovigilance of veterinary medicines in Kenya. Kenya faces issues with registration fraud, misuse, off label use and counterfeiting of veterinary medicines, resulting in considerable animal and human health risks. A post marketing surveillance and pharmacovigilance system is required to collect, evaluate and contribute to better efficacy, safety, quality and contribtue to less residues related to the use the products in the market. 

The technical assistance specifically focused on establishing a road map and contribute to the development of a National Post Marketing Surveillance System in line with the international guidance,

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