Malawi | Pharmacy and Medicines Regulatory Authority
Does PMRA regulate and control the sale of herbal medicines?

The Authority is mandated to regulate and control sale of herbal medicines. Regulatory procedures for registration of medicines are however not finalized and registration of the same has not commenced. Due to public health concern and as provided for in the Authority’s Act, the Authority is regulating advertisement. According to the requirements, any advertisement of herbal medicines is supposed to be vetted and authorized by PMRA.