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# generic-medicine - Wednesday 7 August, 2013

Pharmacists: New drugs list will save patients and State money
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Pharmacists: New drugs list will save patients and State money

Aug 7th 2013, 6:03 PM 10,433 Views 34 Comments

The Irish Medicines Board published an initial list of interchangeable drugs today so pharmacists can offer cheaper alternatives to patients.

# generic-medicine - Thursday 6 June, 2013

Irish people warming up to generic medicines
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# Medication

Irish people warming up to generic medicines

Jun 6th 2013, 11:06 AM 6,682 Views 26 Comments

The Irish Medicine Board expects lists of interchangeable medicines to be ready within two months of legislation on the drugs commencing.

# generic-medicine - Tuesday 27 November, 2012

94 per cent of consumers favour increase in use of generic medicines
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# Medicine

94 per cent of consumers favour increase in use of generic medicines

Nov 27th 2012, 7:15 AM 4,170 Views 51 Comments

The survey showed the majority of people cite cost as the dominant reason for switching to generics.

# generic-medicine - Sunday 28 October, 2012

Teva to reduce price on 'wide range' of generic medicines by 20%
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# Drugs

Teva to reduce price on 'wide range' of generic medicines by 20%

Oct 28th 2012, 2:00 PM 6,023 Views 12 Comments

The company says it’s prepared to cut prices further if Government plans to introduce medicine reference pricing and generic substitution go ahead.