Overpriced Prescription Medicine in South Africa
- At: 2017 FIP Congress in Stockholm (Sweden)
- Type: Poster
- By: KOCZWARA, Andreas (Goethe University, Institute of Pharmaceutical Technology, Frankfurt, Germany)
- Co-author(s): Andreas Koczwara: Institute of Pharmaceutical Technology, Goethe University, Frankfurt, Germany
David Katerere: Pharmaceutical Sciences, Tshwane University of Technology, Pretoria, South Africa
Jennifer Dressman: Institute of Pharmaceutical Technology, Goethe University, Frankfurt, Germany
BackgroundsGood Pharmacy Practice
To evaluate pricing strategies in South African pharmacies according to financial strata.
During July to September 2016 secret shopper bought 135 generic products containing amoxicillin and clavulanic acid. Prescriptions for “30 tablets Amoxyclav 625 mg” were presented in randomly selected pharmacies in.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.