Food and Drug Administration (Philippines)

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Food and Drug Administration
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Agency overview
Formed June 22, 1963 [1]
Jurisdiction Philippines
Headquarters Civic Drive, Filinvest Corporate City, Alabang, Muntinlupa City 1781
Agency executives
  • Ms. Nela Charade G. Puno, RPh[2], Director General
  • Atty. Ronald R. De Veyra, MBA, CESO VI, Deputy Director General
Parent agency Department of Health (Philippines)

Food and Drug Administration of the Philippines (Formerly Bureau of Food and Drugs) was created under the Department of Health to license, monitor, and regulate the flow of food, drugs, cosmetics, medical devices, and household hazardous waste in the Philippines.

The FDA's main goal is to ensure the health and safety of food and drugs made available to the public.