Soon: Private pharmacies to distribute free TB drugs?

In order to eradicate tuberculosis (TB) by 2025, the government of India plans to implement several measures to tackle the menace of TB. On January 22, the Union Health Ministry will hold a meeting with All India Chemist and Druggist Association. During the meeting, a decision to allow private pharmacies to distribute TB drugs for free to patients is likely to be taken

Soon: Private pharmacies to distribute free TB drugs?In the near future, patients suffering from tuberculosis no longer need to visit DOTS centres, if the meeting between over a lakh of chemists associations and the health ministry goes to plan. The government is set to hold a discussion with All India Chemist and Druggist Association in order to distribute TB drugs free of […]