Requested from DOH by J. Feria at 12:32 PM on
Mar 28, 2023.
Purpose: Research and Development
Date of Coverage: 03/27/2023 - 03/28/2023
Tracking no: #DOH-740977033741
Feria 12:32 PM, Mar 28, 2023
Hi, I would like to make the request of the following:
1. The number of pharmacies in Metro Manila
2. The number of pharmacies in each city in metro manila
3. If possible to know, the separate number of chain pharmacies in Metro Manila and each city in metro manila
4. If possible to know, the separate number of Independent Pharmacies in Metro Manila and each city in metro manila.
Thank you and have a great day ahead!
Receiving Officer 01:09 PM, Mar 28, 2023
March 28, 2023
Dear Justin Duane,
Thank you for your request dated Mar 28, 2023 under Executive Order No. 2 (s. 2016) on Freedom of Information in the Executive Branch, for The Number of Pharmacies in Metro Manila.
We received your request on Mar 28, 2023 and will respond on or before Apr 18, 2023 12:32:33 PM, in accordance with the Executive Order's implementing rules and regulations.
Should you have any questions regarding your request, kindly contact me using the reply function on the eFOI portal at https://pcoomaster07042018130000-dot-efoi-ph.appspot.com/requests/aglzfmVmb2ktcGhyHQsSB0NvbnRlbnQiEERPSC03NDA5NzcwMzM3NDEM, for request with ticket number #DOH-740977033741.
FOI Receiving Officer
Maker 02:44 PM, Mar 28, 2023
Please be informed that we have endorsed your request to the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for action. Kindly await for their response, thank you.
All the best and God bless!
Maker 04:04 PM, Apr 28, 2023
April 28, 2023
Dear Justin Duane Feria,
Thank you for your request dated Mar 28, 2023 12:32:33 PM under Executive Order No. 2 (s. 2016) on Freedom of Information in the Executive Branch.
You asked for The Number of Pharmacies in Metro Manila.
Response to Request
Your FOI request is approved.
Visit the FDA Verification portal at https://verification.fda.gov.ph/Home.php for the comprehensive list of Establishments and Health Products with License to Operate (LTO) and Certificate of Product Registration/Notification (CPR/NN) respectively. This is consumer’s access to safe and quality commodities in the market.
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