Pharmaceutical industry

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Pharmaceutical industry

  1. 1. Pharmaceutical industry
  2. 2. Introduction <ul><li>Pharmaceutical industry develops , produces ,markets drugs licensed for medications. </li></ul><ul><li>They deal in generic/brand medications. </li></ul><ul><li>They are subject to variety of laws and regulations regarding the patenting , testing and marketing of drugs. </li></ul>
  3. 3. history <ul><li>First known drug store was opened by the Arabian pharmacist in Baghdad in 754 </li></ul><ul><li>By 19 th century drug stores in Europe and America converted into pharmaceutical companies. </li></ul><ul><li>Key discoveries of 1920s-1930s were insulin and penicillin. </li></ul><ul><li>Legislation was enacted to test and approve drugs and to require appropriate labeling of prescription and non-prescription drugs became legally distinguish from one another as the pharmaceutical industry matured. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Research and development <ul><li>Drug discovery is the process by which drugs are discovered and designed. </li></ul><ul><li>In the past drugs were discovered by isolating the active ingredient from traditional remedies. </li></ul><ul><li>Modern biotechnology focuses on the metabolic pathways related to a disease state or a pathogen. </li></ul><ul><li>Drug development refers to the activities undertaken after a compound is identified as a potential drug in order to establish its suitability as a medication. </li></ul><ul><li>Objective is to provide adequate formulation and dosing for safety. </li></ul>
  5. 5. Pharmaceutical company in india <ul><li>In India it is an emerging sector as by providing a standard generic drugs according to the act 1970. </li></ul><ul><li>This sector is predicted to value about $3.1billion. </li></ul>
  6. 6. Growth in India <ul><li>It has witnessed about 4.0% (CAGR) over 2007. </li></ul><ul><li>India has also appeared as a preferred location for the pharmaceutical industry because of its towering growth scenario furnished by elderly population ,alteration in disease profile developing patent system and socio-economic circumstances. </li></ul><ul><li>The competition in the Indian market is cutthroat among the top 10 Pharma companies. </li></ul><ul><li>India began to abide by the world trade organization's trade related aspects of intellectual property rights after the revision of the Indian patent act in January 2005. </li></ul>
  7. 7. Major issues <ul><li>Severe competition: low margins and restricted capital to assist R&D is the result of intense pricing competition among the local producers. </li></ul><ul><li>Failure of new patient system : if any composition already exists in the market one can not bring that in market again. </li></ul><ul><li>Lack of proper infrastructure: issues associated with regular power cuts and lack of transportation facilities decrease the expansion of this sector. </li></ul>
  8. 8. Top 10 pharmaceutical companies <ul><li>Ranbaxy Laboratories </li></ul><ul><li>Dr. Reddy's Laboratories </li></ul><ul><li>Cipla </li></ul><ul><li>Sun Pharmaceuticals </li></ul><ul><li>Lupin Labs </li></ul><ul><li>Aurobindo Pharma </li></ul><ul><li>GlaxoSmithKlineg </li></ul><ul><li>Cadila Healthcare </li></ul><ul><li>Aventis Pharma </li></ul><ul><li>Ipca Laboratories </li></ul>
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