Drug Prices
West Bengal  /  Published 09.06.19

Drug price hits kids with spinal illness

High cost of drugs has become a major hurdle for treating a majority of children suffering from spinal muscular atrophy, a degenerative neurological disorder that severely restricts movements, doctors...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Calcutta

India  /  Published 28.06.19

Drug price promise ‘falter’

The US-based pharmaceutical company Gilead Sciences has not kept its September 2018 promise to lower prices of a drug to treat brain infections in patients with advanced HIV infections, the humanitari...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 24.04.19

India: 'global pharmacy' without enough drugs

Misnomers can, at times, be misleading. In spite of being known as the ‘pharmacy of the global south’, drug prices in India are prohibitive for vast sections of the population. Recent findings of ...
By The Editorial Board


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