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May 02, 2016 at 18:44 | Source: PTI
Government must not place theentire burden of access to healthcare on the pharmaceuticalindustry alone, Sanofi India has said while hitting out atmore medicines being put under price control.
Mar 14, 2016 at 07:56 | Source: PTI
Officially confirming addition of over 200 formulations under price cap, the Department of Pharmaceuticals has notified amendment of the Schedule I of Drug Price Control Order (DPCO) 2013 for substituting the National List of Essential Medicines (NLEM) 2011 by NLEM 2015.
Feb 17, 2016 at 21:48 | Source: PTI
The move was criticised as it would lead to a rise in prices of essential medicines. The government had defended it saying drugs removed from exemption list were capable of being produced in India and such a move would promote domestic manufacturing.
Jan 18, 2016 at 09:40 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
Tranexamic Acid Injection is used in the treatment of short-term control of bleeding in hemophiliacs, including dental extraction procedures. This product is in the WHOs list of essential medicines.
Dec 24, 2015 at 20:45 | Source: PTI
In a revision of the National List of Essential Medicines (NLEM), 2011 by the core committee constituted by the Health Ministry, 106 medicines were added while 70 were deleted after a series of meetings and consultations across the country.
Aug 05, 2015 at 17:39 | Source: PTI
As of now, the government keeps a tab on the prices of essential medicines which are included in the National List of Essential Medicines (NLEM). "There are about 100 crore people in the country who are either below poverty line, or in low income group or in middle income group.
Jul 24, 2015 at 19:11 | Source: Reuters
The Supreme Court has said a group seeking to lower drug prices should be allowed to petition the country's government to review its pricing policy for medicines deemed essential, according to a court order published this week.
Mar 12, 2015 at 18:00 | Source: PTI
Government is planning a mobile application that will provide all information related to pricing and availability of medicines as well as addressing consumer grievances, Fertiliser Minister Ananth Kumar said on Thursday.
Nov 25, 2014 at 18:50 | Source: PTI
"The decision to import and the country of origin for such imports are based on economic considerations, Kumar said.
Aug 12, 2014 at 14:44 | Source: PTI
The company follows January-December financial year. "The quarter continued to see the impact of the base effect of differential pricing cuts due to price control order, extending coverage to the National List of Essential Medicines (NLEM)," the company said.
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Import of active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs) from China to produce essential medicines has gone up to 65.2 per cent of the total import and the government is encouraging domestic manufacturing to reduce dependence on it.

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Source:Business Standard - The National Pharmaceutical Pricing Policy, 2012, recently notified by the government, has linked the permitted annual increase in prices of 348 essential medicines to the wholesale price index ( WPI). Among various other things, the new policy aims to regulate the prices

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Source:The Hindu BusinessLine - About 1,000 health organisations have appealed to the Prime Minister, Manmohan Singh, to launch a national scheme of ‘free essential medicines to all’, as promised in his Independence Day speeches in 2011 and 2012. “In the Independence Day speech of 2011, you had

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Source:Business Today - The UPA government has told the Supreme Court that it will frame a new policy for pricing essential drugs by end-November. Currently, only 74 drugs are under price control. The government now wants to bring all the 348 drugs under the National List of Essential Medicines

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Source:The Hindu BusinessLine - Lupin expects to catch up on its product launches in the US, even as it watches the changes in the price control regime at home with concern. An area of worry in the domestic market is over NLEM or National List of Essential Medicines and what comes of price control

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"With reference to the articles appearing in a leading financial daily regarding notices by Drug Price Regulator, National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority (NPPA) to several drug makers Including us, for overcharging consumers while selling some essential medicines, Ipca Laboratories Ltd has

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Source:The Hindu BusinessLine - The Supreme Court has asked the Government not to alter the existing pricing system for essential medicines, a step which may allegedly lead to a steep hike in their prices. “We make it clear that the Government should not alter the pricing system as notified

12.49 PM Oct 4th 2012

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Source:NDTV Profit - The Supreme Court today asked the Centre to inform the court within a week when it would notify the new list of essential medicines under the drug control mechanism. The court said the Centre can't touch the pricing mechanism for these essential drugs

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Source:Business Standard - The Group of Ministers set up to propose a new drug-pricing policy on Thursday recommended a market-based mechanism to regulate prices of 348 essential medicines. The GoM has proposed to cap prices of these medicines at the weighted average price of drugs with a minimum

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Source:Business Standard - The prices of essential medicines may drop, as the National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority (NPPA) has made significant changes in its norms to rationalise price approvals. NPPA would soon issue new guidelines for price approvals and ask companies to provide a specific

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