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From this Sunday, medicines across the country will become more expensive

Pharmacies can adapt immediately or split the transfer over the course of the year




You Drug prices across the country are 4.5% higher. from this Sunday, 31. This percentage was defined by the Medicines Market Regulation Chamber (CMED).

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Price increases are capped based on the Broad National Consumer Price Index (IPCA), which serves as the main parameter for adjusting the values ​​of goods and services.

In a note, the Ministry of Health reports that the value is the lowest practiced since 2020 and that the percentage “is not an automatic increase in prices, but a definition of a permitted adjustment ceiling”.

In the resolution on the adjustment, the Council informs that manufacturing companies must give “wide publicity” to the prices of their medicines, which cannot be higher than those published by the Regulatory Chamber.

Pharmacies can apply this 4.5% adjustment at once or “spread” this increase throughout the year.





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