[First on PlexusMD] The West Bengal Government vide Notification no. HF/O/AYUSH/650/1A-44/11 dated 01.09.2017 has allowed registered AYUSH doctors to prescribe modern medicines under Schedule A below. The Notification also clarifies that these doctors would not be allowed to undertake procedures mentioned under Schedule B below.
Schedule A: (ALLOWED)
Cotrimoxazole, Tetracycline, Azithromycin, Amoxycilin, Ampicillin
Vitamin A in oil
Iron Folic Acid Tablets
Schedule B (NOT ALLOWED):
Intravenous Injections,Iv Drips
Surgical Procedures other than Pure Unani/Ayurveda Surgical Procedure