Keyword: National Health And Family Planning Commission
Shortages of vaccines at clinics in China have predictably followed a move to eliminate middlemen from the sales chain.
Military hospitals in China are reportedly offering unapproved immunotherapy and stem cell treatments, promising miracle cures at steep fees.
China may allow the import of more drugs that are approved for children and are already sold in Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan as signs grow that the abandonment of its one-child policy last year may spur tweaks to pediatric medicine policies.
China has won major price cuts on three patented drugs, the first step in a pilot program that looks to curb growing medicine costs through prospects for higher volume sales.