A generic drug is a medication created to be the same as an already marketed brand-name drug in dosage form, safety, strength, route of administration, quality, performance characteristics, and intended use.
works in the same way and provides the same clinical benefit as the brand-name medicine.
Trademark do not allow a generic drug to look exactly like other drugs already on the market. Generic medicines and brand-name medicines share the same active ingredient, but other characteristics, such as colors and flavorings, that do not affect the performance, safety, or effectiveness of the generic medicine, may be different.
Generic drugs tend to cost less than their brand-name counterparts because generic drug applicants do not have to repeat animal and clinical (human) studies that were required of the brand-name medicines to demonstrate safety and effectiveness.
All brand-name drugs have a generic name. The generic name often appears next to the brand name and identifies the active ingredient(s) in the medication. There are some cases where the generic medicine may also have another name besides the active ingredient. Ask your pharmacist if you have any questions.
As we are up coming India’s Generic Medicine Company , we are able to offer more generic prescription medications than any other company. In fact, one out of every nine generic prescriptions we tried to make our branding!