Differential pricing of medicines - industry perspective
- At: 2005 FIP Congress in Cairo (Egypt)
- Type: Presentation
- By: BALE, JR., Harvey E. (IFPMA, Geneva, Switzerland)
Price variations have a significant impact on the availability of medicines in different markets: (1) Countries that are charged the lower prices would be unable to purchase at a higher price. In other words, consumers in a much greater number of markets have access to new medicines. (2) Patients consume a larger total volume of medicines, so a.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.