14.08.2012- Producers of generic medicines: the Romanian government proposal of modifying the claw back tax ignores the catastrophic effects may have on medicines sold at accessible prices.

Representatives of The Ministry of Public Finance and Health refuse to consider any viable solution which could provide access to affordable medicine and prevent the destruction of the local pharmaceutical industry. The majority generic medicines producers with units...

APMGR requests the suspension of applying clawback tax until a sustainable solution is being identified to avoid the collapse of local pharma industry and to ensure continues access for population to accessible priced medicine.

Imposing claw back tax corresponding for the first semester of 2012 will conduct to the total disappearance from the market of some medicines and to the insolvency of the manufacturers for generic, majority of those having important production units in Romania. The...