alexa A Case Study on National List of Essential Medicines(NL
ISSN: 2167-7689

Pharmaceutical Regulatory Affairs: Open Access
Open Access

OMICS International organises 3000+ Global Conferenceseries Events every year across USA, Europe & Asia with support from 1000 more scientific Societies and Publishes 700+ Open Access Journals which contains over 50000 eminent personalities, reputed scientists as editorial board members.

Open Access Journals gaining more Readers and Citations

700 Journals and 15,000,000 Readers Each Journal is getting 25,000+ Readers

This Readership is 10 times more when compared to other Subscription Journals (Source: Google Analytics)

Review Article

A Case Study on National List of Essential Medicines(NLEM)in India and WHO EML 2015-Overview

Bandameedi R1*, Mohammed S2 and Soma H3

1Department of Pharmacy Practice, K.V.K College of Pharmacy, Hyderabad, India

2Department of Pharmacology, Anurag Group of Institutions, Ghatkesar, Hyderabad, India

3K.V.K College of Pharmacy, Hyderabad, India

Corresponding Author:
Bandameedi R
K.V.K College of Pharmacy, Hyderabad, India
Tel: +919989078708
E-mail: [email protected]

Received: January 12, 2016; Accepted: January 27, 2016; Published: January 29, 2016

Citation: Bandameedi R, Mohammed S, Soma H (2016) A Case Study on National List of Essential Medicines (NLEM) in India and WHO EML 2015-Overview. Pharmaceut Reg Affairs 5:159. doi:10.4172/2167-7689.1000159

Copyright: © 2016 Bandameedi R, et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.

 

Abstract

Availability of modern medicine increased all over the world due to huge expansion of the global Pharma market. At the same time misuse as well as accessibility of the most of essential drugs to majority of the population was denied due to cost-effectiveness of healthcare delivery combined with poor procurement policies and poor prescribing practices. During the recent years, the national list of India has assumed immense importance to improve access to medicines in India. It is therefore necessary to understand policies and guidelines followed in developing WHO essential drug list and national list of essential medicines. In this review article history of essential drug list and important inclusions in NLEM 2015 and WHO EML 2015 were highlighted.

Keywords

Share This Page

Additional Info

Loading
Loading Please wait..
 
Peer Reviewed Journals
 
Make the best use of Scientific Research and information from our 700 + peer reviewed, Open Access Journals
International Conferences 2017-18
 
Meet Inspiring Speakers and Experts at our 3000+ Global Annual Meetings

Contact Us

 
© 2008-2017 OMICS International - Open Access Publisher. Best viewed in Mozilla Firefox | Google Chrome | Above IE 7.0 version
adwords