PSEUDO-GENERICS IN SOUTH AFRICA: DRIVING EFFICIENCY OR ANTI-COMPETITIVE PRACTICE?
- At: 2019 FIP Congress in AbuDhabi (United Arab Emirates)
- Type: Poster
- By: BANGALEE, Varsha (Univeristy of KwaZulu-Natal, Pharmaceutical Sciences, South Africa)
- Co-author(s): Varsha Bangalee: Discipline of Pharmaceutical Scineces, Univeristy of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban, South Africa
Fatima Suleman: Discipline of Pharmaceutical Scineces, Univeristy of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban, South Africa
The South African pharmaceutical market, has long been synonymous with high medicine prices. The government had instituted several policies to improve medicine pricing transparency and to lower medicine prices, including the single exit price mechanism and provisions for the increased use of generics. There is however, no information on.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.