Pharma sector wants only 62 drugs under monitoring mechanism

January 2007
Chemical Business;Jan2007, Vol. 21 Issue 1, p73
Trade Publication
The article focuses on a report produced by the joint committee on Draft National Pharmaceutical Policy which deals with the drugs in the National List of Essential Medicine. Only 62 drugs of the 354 drugs were warranted by the pharmaceutical industry to come under price monitoring mechanism. Anti-cancer and antiretroviral are among the types of drugs that the industry did not want to be subjected to price control.


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