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The Cost of Medications is Still Rising

According to the “Population Welfare Survey”, the costs of medical care and medicines have been rapidly risen for some households. This expenditure amounted to more than 10% of total expenditure for 34.2% of households, which is higher than the 2015 figure (29.8%). In addition, 26.5% of households have a share …

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Cancer Medication Recalled from Pharmacy Networks

Taxoter medication has been recalled from Georgian pharmaceutical market. This medication is used against cancer. According to official website of LEPL State Regulation Agency for Medical Activities, the agency has received notification from Sanofi-Aventis Deutschland GmbH, under which the specific concentrate of the mentioned medication must be recalled from the …

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Suspicious Medications Quality and High Prices

Invaluable system of medication quality control is one of the problematic issues on Georgian pharmaceutical market, especially in the domestic production. Currently, medication quality control is carried out by an only responsible body State Regulation Agency for  Medical Activities. The small budget of the agency does not enable to ensure …

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