Daily Archives: 23/04/2017

Generics 

As we all are Pharma professional, …..Now a days lot of myth being spread by media and the politicians about generic and non generic drugs, So i would like that we all should pull up our socks and make people aware about these myths….and let us clear them about Drugs …..1. Drugs are developed by […]

2034 may 1

2034, May 1  Woke early morning due to chilly weather in the room even though it was quiet hot outside in Mumbai . Since govenment had made use of cow dung ( Gober) compulsory to be used as plastering material and biweekly reapplication , rooms were getting astonishingly cold . use of air conditioners were […]

Medical Negligence Vs Bad Practice, Which Is Going To Cost You More

In our previous medico-legal articles we have used the term “medical negligence” and “malpractice” several times. In general, these two terms have been used interchangeably, whereas, in legal aspect they have a subtle difference in the definition of these two terms. A knowledge of this difference may often lessen the legal burden for an accused […]

What is generics. What is Pharmaceutical name. Is it same. No

Drugs with generic name means drugs manufactured by a company who has not invented the drug and does not hold the patent for the same . Because the company has not invested in R &D it is able to sell it at a much lower cost. This can happen after the patent duration has expired […]

Facts about Generic Drugs

  Today, nearly 8 in 10 prescriptions filled in the United States are for generic drugs. The use of generic drugs is expected to grow over the next few years as a number of popular drugs come off patent through 2015. Here are some facts about generic drugs:   FACT: FDA requires generic drugs to […]

Generics 

🔴🔴🔴🔴🔴🔴🔴🔴From the desk of Dr KK Aggarwal National President, IMA Generic drugs prescription The current law situation is ““Every physician should prescribe drugs with generic names legibly and preferably in capital letters and he/she shall ensure that there is a rational prescription and use of drugs” 1. Every physician means all of us 2. ‘Should” […]

What’s the difference between brand-name and generic prescription drugs?

What’s the difference between brand-name and generic prescription drugs? ADVERTISEMENT | REPORT AD Pharmacist Erik Mogalian and assistant professor Paul Myrdal of the University of Arizona’s College of Pharmacy explain. A brand-name drug product is originally discovered and developed by a pharmaceutical company. In order for the company to market and sell their product they […]