The West Bengal government is pushing generic drugs in a big way to replace expensive branded medicines and bring down the prices of essential drugs.Generic drugs cost less than branded ones, and the price difference is mainly
Ways to strengthen cooperation in areas of manufacturing affordable health products and developing advanced health technologies were discussed by health officials of the BRICS countries - Brazil, Russia, India, China and South
According to official announcement, health ministers and senior officials of the BRICS will begin a two-day meeting in the Indian capital on Thursday. The first day will be confined to the BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China,
Chief Min Ashok Gehlot, during a national conference on 'Universal Access to Essential Medicines in India' held in Jaipur on Tuesday to mark one year of the free medicine scheme in Rajasthan, announced that the State Government
The union health ministry plans to bring in legislation to make it mandatory for doctors to prescribe generic medicines in a bid to reduce healthcare costs. Sources from the ministry say a bill is already being drafted to push
India’s the global leader in the generic market with Indian drugs popular in Africa and other emerging markets. Some Indian pharmaceuticals have even made headway in the USA market.
So what are generic drugs?
They are drugs
Bollywood star Aamir Khan has urged Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar to make available generic medicines in the state widely. Aamir had first highlighted the issue on his TV show "Satyamev Jayate". An official in the chief