Industry

Drug prices rise 10% in first week of March

After the agreement between Government and laboratories, the prices of medicines began to show increases that started at 1.9% and reached 10%. Generic remedies rose by 2.0% and brand name remedies by 2.3%. Permanent treatments increased by 2.2%. There could be adjustments to remain below the CPI throughout 2020, according to a survey by the consulting firm Elypsis.

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