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Generic Drugs having low cost. We should know about world drug scenario. In our daily life, we must concern with doctors and take drugs for cure. But we are not aware about drugs.We should know about drugs, not to become a Doctor, but for general awareness or at least to know what we are taking for our helth.

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  • Its going to soon become a reality in Tripura when the first govt generic drug store becomes operational within next few months at the AGMC & GBP Hospital.
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Generic Drugs

  1. 1. 6/16/2012 Generic Drug for all Indian 1
  2. 2. Generic Drugs : five to ten timescheaper of Conventional Brand Drugs By Citizen of India
  3. 3. Present Market Strategy• Drugs price increase day by day.• For the same category drugs different brands of drug company price differ.• Sometimes for a very cheap medicine price becomes very high due to Brand drug medicine.• Brand Drug Company gives a good percentage to doctors for recommend their drugs.6/16/2012 Generic Drug for all Indian 3
  4. 4. • Doctors prescribe the branded costly drugs to their patients though they can recommend their patients same medicine having low cost.• Patients are unaware about prescribed drugs, so they are bound to buy those medicine prescribed by doctors.• Patients are cheated by both doctors and those Brand Drug Companies.6/16/2012 Generic Drug for all Indian 4
  5. 5. • We all are being cheated by this Corruption.• This system is running year after year.Is there anything which can change this system?Which can help common people for buying these expensive medicine within their affordable?Which can save the nation from this robbery?6/16/2012 Generic Drug for all Indian 5
  6. 6. SolutionGeneric Drugs is the only solution to tackle these problem.Generic Drugs are low cost then any other brand drugs in India.Same chemical composition as Branded drugs sold under their chemical name.• eg. Paracetamol (Pain killer)—Generic drug• Crocin, Calpol (Pain killer)- Brand drugA huge amount of Generic drugs are exported from India to other countries.6/16/2012 Generic Drug for all Indian 6
  7. 7. Government role• To promote cheap drugs in 2008, the gov. had set up a scheme called “Jan Ausadhi” whose purpose was to set up Generic Drugs across the Country.• The initial plan was to set up 3000 store across the country but 3 years later only 300 exists.• But this scheme fails due to lack of awareness and incentives involved from pharma companies to doctors.6/16/2012 Generic Drug for all Indian 7
  8. 8. Price difference between Generic Drugs and Popular brand Drugs 6/16/2012 Generic Drug for all Indian 8
  9. 9. Hopeful initiative of Rajasthan government• Rajasthan government is planning to set up 450 generic medicines stores across the state.• By the interaction of gov. generic medicines despite being cheap by 70% than their branded cousins.• As per the proposed plan, doctors at government-run hospitals will have to keep carbon copy of prescribe medications for official record6/16/2012 Generic Drug for all Indian 9
  10. 10. • “This way we can keep a check on doctors. We will also bring down the prices of generic medicines as well”, health minister of Rajasthan Aimaduddin Ahmad said.• This initiation was applauded by two U.N bodies- United Nations Children Fund (UNICEF) and the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA).6/16/2012 Generic Drug for all Indian 10
  11. 11. • This types of health care scheme should implement every state government.• This should be a mission to protect common people from those robbery.6/16/2012 Generic Drug for all Indian 11
  12. 12. 6/16/2012 Generic Drug for all Indian 12
  13. 13. ReferencesThe hole list of price list difference between generic drugs with Popular brand drugs are given in reference in [1].1. conditions/generic-drugs-facts-you-need-to- know.2. justice/disaster-relief-192/print3. http://www.satyamevjayate.in6/16/2012 Generic Drug for all Indian 13