Why is the drug so expensive you know FAS
The head of the Federal Antimonopoly service (FAS) stated that medications sold in the territory of the Russian Federation and having in their basis the same active substance, different in value in the tens and even hundreds of times. So, there are cases when it is registered under different trade names, but are actually exactly the same medicines vary in cost in 160-fold.
According to the head of the FAS, the main reason for the high cost of drugs is the activities of organized crime, the informal governing the pharmaceutical market.
In his statement to the media, he expressed the hope that law enforcement will soon bring order to the pharmaceutical market.