Legislative Decree No. 41 of 2017
Issuing a Track and Trace System for the Supply Chain of Medicine within the Kingdom of Bahrain.
Law No. 2 of 2018 concerning the Registration and Control of Pharmaceutical Products. This law stipulates that all pharmaceutical products sold in Bahrain must be marked with a unique Datamatrix code and a serial number. The law has been enforced since June 2019, and it applies to all pharmaceutical products, including prescription drugs, over-the-counter medications, and nutritional supplements. Any pharmaceutical company that fails to comply with the marking requirement may face penalties, including fines and suspension of their operating licenses.