Why do some danish customers prefer the original drugs instead of cheaper drug options?
- At: 2006 FIP Congress in Salvadore (Brazil)
- Type: Poster
- By: LANDSGRAV, Lene (Vordingborg Apotek, Vordingborg, Denmark)
- Co-author(s): Carlsen, Birgitte Egeberg (Nykøbing F. Svane Apotek, NYKØBING F., Denmark)
The purpose of the investigation was to clarify why some customers (103) exclude the cheaper drug options offered.
The conclusion was, more women than men; more elderly than younger customers exclude the cheaper drug option with no or little concern as to the prize difference. More customers exclude the cheaper option when it is a generic drug as .. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.