Drug prices

Over 750 formulations are on India’s list of essential drugs.

Drug price regulator's wings clipped

3 min read . 22 Jan 2019
Pharma companies are currently allowed to raise the prices of non-scheduled drugs by 10% annually. Photo: Bloomberg

Pharma sector problems

1 min read . 31 May 2018
The drug price hike last year was around 2.9%. Photo: AFP
Most companies reported a healthy recovery in domestic sales, as the market situation has turned more normal after the initial disruption caused by GST rollout. Photo: Hemant Mishra/ Mint

Pharma: stable but not improving

1 min read . 02 Mar 2018