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And other nations. Us citizens pay the best prices in the world for prescription drugs currently. Canadians, Europeans, and actually citizens of Mexico pay only about one-half to as little as one-tenth the price paid by People in america for the same chemicals. Drug companies actually import many of the raw materials found in pharmaceuticals from various other countries, and therefore some U.S. Medications are sourced from countries just like the U already.K.But for now, the FDA suggests examining the ingredients label.

Agreement expands Quintiles capabilities to aid drug approvals in Japan Quintiles Transnational Corp. Today announced an contract to conduct clinical trials in Peru involving ethnic Japanese, further expanding the business’s capability to support new drug applications in Japan. Japan is the second largest customer of pharmaceutical items in the world. But with the adoption of the worldwide Guideline on Ethnic Factors in the Acceptability of Foreign Clinical Data, drug approval authorities in Japanmay accept data from studies involving ethnic Japanese living outside Japan now. In 2003, Quintiles produced an alliance with Newco Trials Pesquisa Cientifica Limitada in Sao Paulo, Brazil, for Phase II-IV scientific trials with adult ethnic Japanese and Phase I trials for ethnic Japanese of all ages.