Botika ng Barangay (BnB)

How much cheaper are BnB drugs compared to drugs in the market?

  • 50-70% cheaper compared to leading brands.

What are the requirements for establishing a Botika ng Barangay (BnB)?

  •   BnB Notarized Petition Form
  •   Notarized Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) (Annex B)
  •   SEC / CDA Registration or Barangay  Resolution
  •   Photocopy of valid PRC ID of Pharmacist
  •   Certificate of Attendance/Participation to a training of the BnB Operator
  •   Location/Vicinity Map of the BnB outlet (direction going to the BnB Outlet; indicate land marks and   contact number)

Note:  Application shall be coordinated with the CHD where the BnB will be established.


What is Botika ng Barangay (BnB)?

Refers to a drug outlet managed by a legitimate community organization (CO)/non- government organization (NGO) and/or the Local Government Unit (LGU), with a  trained operator and a supervising pharmacist.      

Refers to a drug outlet wherein primary, non-prescription generic drugs listed in the  Philippine National Drug Formulary (PNDF) and selected prescription    drugs  (Cotrimoxazole, Amoxicillin, Metoprolol, Captopril, Metformin, Glibenclamide and Salbutamol) are sold/made  available.

The BnBs serves a total population of approximately  90,457,200.