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Jun 27, 2017
GST from 1 July: Drug pricing regulator releases ceiling price of 761 medicinesNational Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority (NPPA) said that the actual increase or decrease in prices after the rollout of new indirect tax regime is expected to be in be in the range of 2-3 per cent depending on states
Jun 13, 2017
GST rollout: Prices of many essential drugs to rise up to 2.29%; insulin to cost lessThe government has fixed GST rate of 12 percent on most of the essential drugs as against the current tax incidence of around 9 percent
Apr 27, 2017
Medical stent regulation row: Govt's move to prohibit companies from withdrawing stents is wrongOver the last few months, the National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority (NPPA) has been in a tussle with manufacturers of cardiac stents.
Apr 25, 2017
Cost of cardiac stents cut by 75%: Dept of pharmaceuticals prohibits manufacturers from withdrawing productsAfter the National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority (NPPA), India's drug pricing regulator, reduced the price of cardiac stents by almost 75 percent, the government now has prohibited stent-makers from withdrawing their products from the market for the next six months.
Sep 27, 2016
Consumers save Rs 2,288 cr after govt reduced ceiling prices of 464 drugsCeiling prices of 464 formulations have been fixed by the government after the announcement of NLEM, 2015 and revised Schedule-I
Sep 16, 2016
Govt cuts prices of 10 drugs by up to 23.3%, brings 8 more under controlMedicines like paracetamol and antibiotics like cefadroxil and cefazolin have been brought under the price control ambit for the first time
Jun 06, 2016
Prices of 56 drugs to come down; NPPA fixes ceiling ratesPrices may come down of 56 important medicines used in treatment of cancer, diabetes, bacterial infections and high blood pressure, with the government fixing their ceiling prices under the drug pricing control mechanism.
Nov 02, 2015
Pharma pricing body caps price of 18 formulations packsArray
Dec 19, 2014
Govt forms committee for revising List of Essential MedicinesThe report of the committee is yet to be submitted, State Minister of Chemicals and Fertilizers Hans Raj Gangaram Ahir informed Parliament.
Dec 14, 2014
Cancer drugs, painkillers among 52 new medcines under price controlThe bulk drug formulations that have been added to the controlled list include those containing Paracetamol, Glucose, Amoxycilline, Diazepam,