about dic

Welcome to Drug Information Centre (DIC)!!!!

“DIC” A Centre that brings the latest health information to the community and fulfils health care demand.

The Drug Information Centre has been established in at Gujarat State Pharmacy Council (GSPC) with the aim of helping health care professionals and patients as well as to aware the general public about the concept of health and therapeutic application of medicine. The DIC is run and managed by the Gujarat State Pharmacy Council. The DIC aims to promote the safe, effective and efficient use of medicines.

In addition, the DIC has an educational role through conducting online as well as classroom refresher courses. DIC has advanced software database of medicines through which it provides a useful and authentic guideline to health care professionals and the general public. The DIC also receives information from  the public and hospitals about the adverse effects of any drug. DIC has released health care publications like Drug info bulletin "Pharmazest" and various health newsletters. It aims to increase the community knowledge regarding health education and awareness about drug and drug usage. Drug Information Centre is open on all government working days,  from 11.00 am to 5.00 pm at Gujarat State Pharmacy Council.