Generic Drugs 101: Getting to Know the Generics

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When it comes to medication, safety and effectiveness are the first things in mind. Most of the time, people buy medicines produced by well-known brands because of their belief that it’s more effective.

Did you know that 86% of prescriptions are now generically written? Generic drugs, like brand-name counterparts, have the same quality. Both meet the same federal standard of GMP (Good Manufaturing Practices) which includes ingredients, assays, manufacturing process, and facilities.

If you want to know more about generic drugs, check out this infographic.

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