Islamabad: (Web Desk) There is a severe shortage of drugs, including life-saving drugs, across the country, the officials of the Federal Ministry of Health have written a letter to the Drug Regulatory Authority of Pakistan. .
Medicines that are not available in the market are mostly from international pharmaceutical companies, 131 important medicines are not available in the whole country including Islamabad.
The Ministry of Health has requested in the letter that steps should be taken to ensure that the supply of drugs is not interrupted, as many international companies have stopped production due to disputes over drug prices. prohibited.
According to DRAP officials, DRAP has recommended an increase in the prices of many drugs that are missing, and the issue of non-availability of drugs is being carefully considered.