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Thursday , 17 August 2017
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A Legal Framework To Ensure Doctors Prescribe Generic Drugs Soon: PM Modi

In an another major step towards health care affordability to all, Prime Minister Narendra Modi indicated that his government may bring in a legal framework under which doctors will have to prescribe low-cost generic medicines to patients.

Generic drugs are low cost equivalent to a brand-name product in dosage, strength, route of administration, quality, safety, performance, and intended use.

 

Prime Minister Modi said his government introduced health policy to limit the prices of medicines and stents, and now the government is taking one step after another so that poor people and middle class get quality health services.

He also claimed that the government has implemented the ‘Pradhan Mantri Jan Aushadhi Pariyojna’, where people get generic medicines from stores at reasonable rates.

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