Naloxone for Addicts: Barriers to Access or Medical Safety?

An organization administers this medicine for free in Colombia, although it does not have an Invima sanitary registry. Their spokespersons assure that they will continue to do so until underlying problems are resolved in populations with addiction. In early November, Invima published a health alert on its website about a drug called naloxone. It was […]

HUN joins clinical trial for vaccine against Covid-19

The Hospital Universidad del Norte, located in the municipality of Soledad, was endorsed by the National Institute for Food and Drug Surveillance (Invima) to participate in the clinical trial for the third phase of the Covid-19 vaccine, which is developed by Janssen Pharmaceuticals. The health institution, which is located in the municipality of Soledad, is […]

Invima alert for risk of KN95 masks with factory defect

Invima issued an alert last Thursday about the imported mask KN95 Putian Zhongjin Shoes Co Ltd, because it presents risks of “mask collapse”, “difficulties in breathing” and “adverse events on patients”. The design error was detected by the importer himself and “for this reason it requested to withdraw the product from the market.” In this […]