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LIST OF DRUGS PROHIBITED FOR MANUFACTURE AND SALE THROUGH GAZETTE NOTIFICATIONS UNDER SECTION 26A OF DRUGS & COSMETICS ACT 1940 BY THE MINISTRY OF HEALTH AND FAMILY WELFARE

Sr. No. Drug Name Notification No.
1. Amidopyrine. GSR NO. 578(E)
Dated 23.07.1983
2. Fixed dose combinations of vitamins with antiinflammatory agents and tranquilizers GSR NO. 578(E)
Dated 23.07.1983
3. Fixed dose combinations of Atropine in Analgesics
and Antipyretics.
GSR NO. 578(E)
Dated 23.07.1983
4. Fixed dose combinations of Strychnine and Caffeine
in tonics.
GSR NO. 578(E)
Dated 23.07.1983
5. Fixed dose combinations of Yohimbine and
Strychnine with Testosterone and Vitamins.
GSR NO. 578(E)
Dated 23.07.1983
6. Fixed dose combinations of Iron with Strychnine,
Arsenic and Yohimbine.
GSR NO. 578(E)
Dated 23.07.1983
7. Fixed dose combinations of Sodium Bromide/chloral
hydrate with other drugs.
GSR NO. 578(E)
Dated 23.07.1983
8. Phenacetin. GSR NO. 578(E)
Dated 23.07.1983
9. Fixed dose combinations of antihistaminic with antidiarrhoeals. GSR NO. 578(E)
Dated 23.07.1983
10 Fixed dose combinations of Penicillin with
Sulphonamides.
GSR NO. 578(E)
Dated 23.07.1983
11 Fixed dose combinations of Vitamins with
Analgesics.
GSR NO. 578(E)
Dated 23.07.1983
12. Fixed dose combinations of any other Tetracycline
with Vitamin C.
GSR NO. 578(E)
Dated 23.07.1983
13. Fixed dose combinations of Hydroxyquinoline group
of drugs with any other drug except for
preparations meant for external use.
Substituted vide GSR
NO. 793(E) Dated
13.12.1995
14 Fixed dose combinations of Corticosteroids with any
other drug for internal use except for preparations
meant for meter dose inhalers and dry powder
inhalers.
Substituted vide GSR
NO. 738(E) Dated
09.10.2009
15. Fixed dose combinations of Chloramphenicol with
any other drug for internal use.
Substituted vide GSR
NO. 1057(E) Dated
03.11.1988
16. Fixed dose combinations of crude Ergot preparations
except those containing Ergotamine, Caffeine,
analgesics, antihistamines for the treatment of
migraine, headaches.
Substituted vide GSR
NO. 304(E) Dated
07.06.1991
17 Fixed dose combinations of Vitamins with Anti TB
drugs except combination of Isoniazid with
Pyridoxine Hydrochloride (Vitamin B6).
GSR NO. 578(E)
Dated 23.07.1983
18. Penicillin skin/eye Ointment GSR NO. 578(E)
Dated 23.07.1983
19 Tetracycline Liquid Oral preparations. GSR NO. 578(E)
Dated 23.07.1983
20 Nialamide. GSR NO. 578(E)
Dated 23.07.1983
21 Practolol. GSR NO. 578(E)
Dated 23.07.1983
22. Methapyrilene, its salts GSR NO. 578(E)
Dated 23.07.1983
23 Methaqualone. GSR NO. 49(E) Dated
31.01.1984
24 Oxytetracycline Liquid Oral preparations GSR NO. 322(E)
Dated 03.05.1984
25 Demeclocycline Liquid Oral preparations GSR NO. 322(E)
Dated 03.05.1984
26 Combination of anabolic Steroids with other drugs. GSR NO. 863(E)
Dated 22.11.1985
27 Fixed dose combination of Oestrogen and Progestin
(other than oral contraceptive) containing per tablet
Estrogen content of more than 50 mcg (equivalent to
Ethinyl Estradiol) and content of more than 3
mg(equivalent to Norethisterone Acetate) and all
fixed dose combination injectable preparations
containing synthetic Oestrogen and Progesterone.
Substituted vide GSR
NO. 743(E) Dated
10.08.1989
28 Fixed dose combination of Sedatives/
hypnotics/anxiolytics with analgesics-antipyretics.
GSR NO. 999(E)
Dated 26.12.1990
29 Fixed dose combination of Rifanpicin, isoniazid and
Pyrazinamide, except those which Provide daily adult
dose given below:
Drugs Minimum Maximum
Rifampicin 450 mg 600 mg
Isoniazid 300 mg 400 mg
Pyrazinamide 1000mg 1500 mg
Substituted vide GSR
NO. 100(E) Dated
11.02.2003
30 Fixed dose combination of Histamine H-2 receptor
antagonists with antacids except for those
combinations approved by Drugs Controller, India
GSR NO. 999(E)
Dated 26.12.1990
31 The patent and proprietary medicines of fixed dose
combinations of essential oils with alcohol having
percentage higher than 20% proof except
preparations given in the Indian Pharmacopoeia
GSR NO. 999(E)
Dated 26.12.1990
32 All Pharmaceutical preparations containing
Chloroform exceeding 0.5% w/w or v/v whichever
is appropriate.
GSR NO. 999(E)
Dated 26.12.1990
33. Fixed dose combination of Ethambutol with INH
other than the following:
INH Ethambutol 200 mg. 600 mg. 300 mg. 800 mg
GSR NO. 69(E) Dated
11.02.1991
34. Fixed dose combination containing more than one
antihistamine.
GSR NO. 69(E) Dated
11.02.1991
35. Fixed dose combination of any anthelmintic with
cathartic/purgative except for piperazine/Santonim
GSR NO. 69(E) Dated
11.02.1991
36. Fixed dose combination of Salbutamol or any other
bronchodilator with centrally acting anti-tussive
and/or antihistamine
Substituted vide GSR
NO. 290(E) Dated
16.04.2008
37. Fixed dose combination of laxatives and/or antispasmodic drugs in enzyme preparations. GSR NO. 69(E) Dated
11.02.1991
38 Fixed dose combination of Metoclopramide with
systemically absorbed drugs except fixed dose
combination of metoclopramide with
aspirin/paracetamol
Substituted vide GSR
NO. 603(E) Dated
24.08.2001
39. Fixed dose combination of centrally acting,
antitussive with antihistamine, having high atropine
like activity in expectorants.
GSR NO. 395(E)
Dated 19.05.1999
40 Preparations claiming to combat cough associated
with asthma containing centrally acting antitussive
and/ or an antihistamine
GSR NO. 395(E)
Dated 19.05.1999
41 Liquid oral tonic preparations containing
glycerophosphates and/or other phosphates and /
or central nervous system stimulant and such
preparations containing alcohol more than 20%
proof.
GSR NO. 395(E)
Dated 19.05.1999
42 Fixed dose combination containing Pectin and/or
Kaolin with any drug which is systemically absorbed
from GI tract except for combinations of Pectin
and/or Kaolin with drugs not systemically absorbed
GSR NO. 395(E)
Dated 19.05.1999
43 Chloral Hydrate as a drug. GSR NO. 304(E)
Dated 07.06.1991
44 Dovers Powder I.P. GSR NO. 612(E)
Dated 09.08.1994
45 Dover’s Powder Tablets I.P. GSR NO. 612(E)
Dated 09.08.1994
46 Antidiarrhoeal formulations containing Kaolin or
Pectin or Attapulgite or Activated Charcoal.
GSR NO. 731(E)
Dated 30.09.1994
47 Antidiarrhoeal formulations containing Phthalyl
Sulphathiazole or Sulphaguanidine or Succinyl
Sulphathiazole.
GSR NO. 731(E)
Dated 30.09.1994
48 Antidiarrhoeal formulations containing Neomycin or
Streptomycin or Dihydrostreptomycin including their
respective salts or esters.
GSR NO. 731(E)
Dated 30.09.1994
49 Liquid Oral antidiarrhoeals or any other dosage form
for pediatric use containing Diphenoxylate
Lorloperamide or Atropine or Belladona including
their salts or esters or metabolites Hyoscyamine or
their extracts or their alkaloids.
GSR NO. 731(E)
Dated 30.09.1994
50 Liquid Oral antidiarrhoeals or any other dosage form
for pediatric use containing halogenated
hydroxyquinolines.
GSR NO. 731(E)
Dated 30.09.1994
51 Fixed dose combination of antidiarrhoeals with
electrolytes.
GSR NO. 731(E)
Dated 30.09.1994
52 Patent and Proprietary Oral Rehydration Salts other
than those conforming to the following parameters:
(a) Patent and Proprietary oral rehydration salts on
reconstitution to one litre shall contain:
Sodium – 50 to 90 milliosmoles
Total osmolarity – 240-290 milliosmoles
Dextrose: Sodium molar ratio – Not less than
1:1 and not more than 3:1
(b) Patent and proprietary cereal based oral
rehydration salts on reconstitution to one litre
shall contain:
Sodium – 50 to 90 milliosmoles
Total osmolarity – Not more than 290
milliosmoles
Precooked rice – equivalent to not less than
50gms and not more than 80gms as total
replacement of dextrose
(c) Patent and proprietary oral rehydration salts
(ORS) may contain amino acids in addition to
oral rehydration salts conforming to the
parameters specified above and labelled with the
indication for “Adult Chloretic Diarrhea Only”
(d) Patent and proprietary oral rehydration salts
(ORS) shall not contain mono or polysaccharides
or saccharin sweetening agent.
GSR NO. 57(E) Dated
07.02.1995
53 Fixed dose combination of Oxyphenbutazone or
Phenylbutazone with any other drug.
GSR NO. 633(E)
Dated 13.09.1995
54 Fixed dose combination of Analgin with any other
drug.
GSR NO. 405(E)
Dated 03.06.1996
55. Fixed dose combination of dextropropoxyphene with
any other drug other than anti-spasmodics and/or
non-steriodal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDS).
GSR NO. 633(E)
Dated 13.09.1995
56 Fixed dose combination of a drug, standards of
which are prescribed in the Second Schedule to the
said Act with an Ayurvedic, Siddha or Unani drug.
GSR NO. 633(E)
Dated 13.09.1995
57 Mepacrine Hydrochloride (Quinacrine and its salts)
in any dosage form for use for female sterilization or
contraception
GSR NO. 499(E)
Dated 14.08.1998
58 Fenfluramine GSR NO. 499(E)
Dated 14.08.1998
59 Dexfenfluramine GSR NO. 499(E)
Dated 14.08.1998
60 Fixed dose combination of Diazepam and
Diphenhydramine Hydrochloride .
GSR NO. 169(E)
Dated 12.03.2001
61 Cosmetics Licensed as toothpaste/tooth powder
containing tobacco
GSR NO. 444(E)
Dated 30.04.1992
62 Parenteal Preparations fixed combination of
streptomycin with Pencillin
GSR NO. 93(E) Dated
25.02.1997
63 Fixed dose combination of Vitamin B1Vitamin B6
and Vitamin B12 for human use
GSR NO. 702(E)
Dated 14.10.1999
64 Fixed dose combination of haemoglobin in any form
(natural or synthetic).
GSR NO. 814(E)
Dated 16.12.1999
65 Fixed dose combination of Pancreatin or
Pancrelipase containing amylase, protease and lipase
with any other enzyme.
GSR NO. 814(E)
Dated 16.12.1999
66 Fixed dose combination of Nitrofurantoin and
trimethoprim.
GSR NO. 170(E)
Dated 12.03.2001
67 Fixed dose combination of Phenobarbitone with any
anti-asthmatic drugs
GSR NO. 170(E)Dated
12.03.2001
68 Fixed dose combination of Phenobarbitone with
Hyoscin and/or Hyoscyamine
GSR NO. 170(E)
Dated 12.03.2001
69 Fixed dose combination of Phenobarbitone with
Ergotamine and/or Belladona
GSR NO. 170(E)
Dated 12.03.2001
70 Fixed dose combination of Haloperidol with any anticholinergic agent including Propantheline Bromide GSR NO. 170(E)
Dated 12.03.2001
71 Fixed dose combination of Nalidixic Acid with any
anti-amoebic including Metronidazole.
GSR NO. 170(E)
Dated 12.03.2001
72 Fixed dose combination of Loperamide Hydrochloride
with Furazolidone
GSR NO. 170(E)
Dated 12.03.2001
73 Fixed dose combination of Cyproheptadine with
Lysine or Peptone.
GSR NO. 170(E)
Dated 12.03.2001
74 Astemizole GSR NO. 191(E)
Dated 05.03.2003
75 Terfinadine GSR NO. 191(E)
Dated 05.03.2003
76 Phenformin GSR NO. 780(E)
Dated 01.10.2003
77 Rofecoxib and its formulations GSR NO. 810(E)
Dated 13.12.2004
78 Valdecoxib and its formulations GSR NO. 510(E)
Dated 28.07.2005
79 Diclofenac and its formulations (for animal use) GSR NO. 499(E)
Dated 04.07.2008
80 Rimonabant GSR NO. 884(E)
Dated 11.12.2009
81 Rosiglitazone GSR NO. 910(E)
Dated 12.11.2010
82 Nimesulide formulations for human use in children
below 12 years of age.
GSR NO. 82(E) Dated
10.02.2011
83 Cisapride and its formulations for human use GSR NO. 82(E) Dated
10.02.2011
84 Phenypropanolamine and its formulations for human
use. *
GSR NO. 82(E) Dated
10.02.2011
85 Human Placental Extract and its formulations for
human use except its
1. Topical application for wound healing, and
2. Injection for pelvic inflammatory disease
Substituted vide GSR
NO. 418(E) Dated
30.05.2011
86 Sibutramine and its formulations for human use. GSR NO. 82(E) Dated
10.02.2011
87 R-Sibutramine and its formulations for human use. GSR NO. 82(E) Dated
10.02.2011
88 “Gatifloxacin formulation for systemic use in human
by any route including oral and injectable”
GSR NO. 218(E)
Dated 16.03.2011
89 Tegaserod and its formulations GSR NO. 218(E)
Dated 16.03.2011
90 Letrozole for induction of ovulation in anovulatory
infertility.
GSR NO. 752(E)
Dated 12.10.2011
91 Serodiagnostic test kits for diagnosis of tuberculosis GSR 432(E) dated
07.06.2012 & GSR
433(E) dated
07.06.2012
92 Dextropropoxyphene and formulations GSR NO. 332(E)
Dated 23.05.2013
93 Fixed dose combination of Flupenthixol and Melitracen GSR NO. 377(E)
Dated 18.06.2013
94 Analgin and all formulations containing analgin. GSR NO. 378(E)
Dated 18.06.2013
95 Pioglitazone and all formulations containing pioglitazone. GSR NO. 379(E)
Dated 18.06.2013
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