The National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority (NPPA), along with the Department of Pharmaceuticals (DoP), has been finalising a proposal to limit the trade margins of non-scheduled medicines and medical devices, which are not under price control.
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During a meeting held with various stakeholders on the issue, officials of the National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority (NPPA) and the Department of Pharmaceuticals sought inputs on how much margins should be allowed for these products across the supply chain, said persons directly aware of the development.
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