Unsure whether the product you use contains illegal substances? How do you verify that the product is safe to use? Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered.
Registration numbers for health or cosmetic products and medicines can be checked via the official National Pharmaceutical Regulatory Agency (NPRA) online portal.
Here is a step-by-step guide for checking product registration numbers with Ministry of Health Malaysia (MOH) using NPRA application:
Step 1: After accessing the review link, in the Product Category column, select whether you want to review the Health (Pharmaceutical) or Beauty (Cosmetic) product
Step 2 : More detailed search can be done by selecting the Search By column
Step 3 : Enter the information in the Search field
Step 4 : Click on the captcha box and click Search
Step 5 : The system will display product related information including registration number or notification number, product name and company name
* Note: If the product you are looking for is not found, it means that the product is not registered with the MOH, and indicates that the product is risky or unsafe to use!