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Generics 

A generic drug is identical–or bioequivalent–to a brand name drug in dosage form, safety, strength, route of administration, quality, performance characteristics and intended use. Although generic drugs are chemically identical to their branded counterparts, they are typically sold at substantial discounts from the branded price. According to the Congressional Budget Office, generic drugs save consumers […]

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” […]

Generics 

The problem is compounded by the fact that there are very few branded medicines in india , the rest can be called branded generics .Also there are numerous compounds for which there are no so called branded generics. Branded molecules are those which are patented, branded generic being brands made after expiry of patent and […]

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Sir, The press has gone hammer and tong aginst doctors.The basicassumption is the erroneous guideline of MCI which statesthat the Doctors must as far as possible write only genericbrands,.Technically all the medicines in india or most ofthem are generic as they are not made by patent holders andare therefore cheap.Still some of them are manufactured […]