PXL/HO/Cir-088/2021-22 Date: 09.10.2021
Subject: Proposed List of International Nonproprietary Names - WHO Drug Information, Vol.35, No.2,2021.
The World Health Organization, in accordance with Article 3 of the “Procedure for the Selection of Recommended International Nonproprietary Names for Pharmaceutical Substances” published a list of proposed international non proprietary names (prop. INN) in WHO Drug Information , Vol.35, No.2,2021 .
Referring to the letter dated 30th August 2021, comments on conflict between proposed names and existing proprietary rights are requested for representation to the INN Programme, World Health Organization, 1211 Geneva 27 latest by 29th November, 2021.
The Department of Pharmaceuticals, Government of India in coordination with the council and pharma associations is inviting comments from industry stakeholders/organizations having conflict between proposed names and existing proprietary rights for required representation on the subject. Any organization with such conflict may submit their comments/notifications to firstname.lastname@example.org latest by 14th October 2021. Collective responses on the proposed list will be submitted to competent authorities for further representation by the Department of Pharmaceuticals, Government of India.
Encl: Proposed INN list& CL 33_21_E(1) of WHO