NPPA said Medical devices notified as drugs must carry printed MRP

  • Posted on: 14 March 2017
  • By: Shalini.Sharma

More than 20 medical devices that are notified as "drugs" must all carry the maximum retail price on packages, the NPPA drug price regulator said. These devices include cardiac valves, surgical dressings, condoms, stents, disposable hypodermic syringes and orthopedic implants.

NPPA failed to set price for Coronary Stents

  • Posted on: 5 January 2017
  • By: PharmaTutor News

National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority (NPPA) is not in a position to set ceiling price of Coronary Stents due to lack of data and difference in stent pricing. Though NPPA notified that they have initiated the exercise of determination of ceiling price of Coronary Stents after they received notice from department of pharmaceuticals.