SouthViews No. 32, 18 September 2012
India to increase supply of free generic medicines: some key issues
By Nirmalya Syam
Recent reports indicate that the Indian government plans to increase manifold its spending on procurement of generic medicines for supply free to patients. This is welcome news. However, it is important to ensure future supply of generic medicines by addressing the present problems facing the Indian drug industry.
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This article was tagged: Access to Medicines, Drug Industry, Generic Medicines, Intellectual Property