The government plans to regulate the sale of medicines through online pharmacies, a proposal that is opposed by chemists on the grounds that online sales are the illegal and easy availability of drugs can lead to their misuse.
The Central Drugs Standard Control Organisation (CDSCO), the regulator for pharmaceuticals and medical devices in India, and the health ministry have initiated discussions to frame a policy that will facilitate access to quality medicines and encourage more en... Read more
Currently, around 3000 online pharmacies were found, and half of them were based in the USA and 19% in UK and the balance in other countries like India, Canada, etc. In another finding, B-2-B companies also offered online pharmaceuticals of which 19% are from India.
Online Pharmacy is going to be the next big evolution that will impact billions of lives and bring a healthy behavioral change to safer and more convenient tomorrow.
The market for ePharmacies is yet to ac... Read more