A generic drug is a medication created to be the same as an already marketed brand-name drug in dosage form, safety, strength, route of administration, quality, performance characteristics, and intended use.
Are generic medicines less effective than branded ones?
Generic drugs approved by Government have the same high quality, strength, purity, and stability as their brand name counterparts. Generic medicines are more affordable than non-generic medicines. You can save money significantly by purchasing generic medicines.
Where to buy Generic Medicines?
Generic medicines are available in almost every medical stores. However, you will have to specifically ask for it. Medical stores generally sell branded medicines due to its profit medicines.
Generic Medicines are available in Jan Aushadhi Kendra.
Where can I see the prices of Generic Medicines?
Visit http://janaushadhi.gov.in/productlist.aspx and search for a drug to know its price