In accordance with the royal decree issued on 25/01/1428H (13 February 2007) which assigned the responsibility for regulating medical devices, in vitro diagnostic devices, prescription eye glasses, contact lenses and their solutions to the Saudi Food and Drug Authority (SFDA). And the council of ministers decree No. 181 on 03/06/1428H ( 18 June 2007 ) which gives the SFDA full authority to issue guidance that include rules and procedures of registering medical devices establishments and their products.
In fulfillment of article three of the decree which appointed the SFDA to build a database for all establishments working in the field of medical devices and their products. The SFDA is pleased to launch the Medical Devices National Registry (MDNR) to list all Medical Devices Establishments, manufacturers, agents and suppliers dealing with medical devices, in vitro diagnostics, prescription eye glasses, contact lenses and their solutions and the products they deal with along with their country of origin and any premarket approval they have from other international regulatory authority.
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Last Modified Date: 11/08/2020 - 1:21 PM Saudi Arabia Time