Govt likely to fix trade margins on expensive life-saving drugs, says report
Updated : January 25, 2019 09:41 AM IST
The move could likely hurt global pharma companies like Pfizer, Sanofi Genzyme and Shire USA, who make these drugs, said the report.
The ministry has identified drugs that are used to treat 21 rare diseases and 39 cancer drugs, a health ministry official told the newspaper.
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