online shopping prescription: the comment period is still undetermined time lifting the ban
in May this year, the State Food and Drug Administration issued the Internet food and drug supervision and management approach (Draft), which relates to the content of prescription drugs online sales. Recently, there is news that the draft will be implemented in October.
for a lot of pharmacies in Nanjing, the network sale of drugs from a very early start, but sales are not satisfactory. Net sales of prescription drugs ban news, so that they both look forward to, but also on the operability full of doubt. For the sale of prescription drugs may exist in a variety of problems, but also need to wait for the food and drug administration departments further description. Modern Express reporter Wu Yi
net sales of prescription drugs ban
time is not good to say
now, on the Internet there is no thing to buy". But drugs related to people’s lives and health and safety, and therefore the problem of online shopping, more attention. State Food and drug administration has repeatedly issued a document to regulate the sale of drugs.
in May 28th this year, the State Food and Drug Administration drafted the Internet food and drug supervision and management approach (Draft), to the whole society for advice. The draft also contains prescription drugs. This is the first time to open prescription drugs in the electricity supplier channel sales. Recently, some media reports said that the draft will be implemented in October.
yesterday, the modern express reporter contacted the State Food and drug administration legal secretary Xu Jinghe, the other said that the draft is still in the comments stage, the specific landing time is not to say.
Internet sale of drugs for 8 months, the loss of tens of thousands of
pharmacies worry: prescription drugs online is yourselves
Once the sale of prescription drugs ban
network, no doubt will bring no small impact on the various pharmacies. It is understood that Nanjing has five or six pharmacies to provide online drug sales platform. Yesterday, the modern express reporter interviewed a large pharmacy chain store manager in Nanjing. The other said, although it is definitely beneficial to the pharmacy, but operability is very suspect.
this pharmacy at the end of last year to obtain the qualifications for the sale of drugs online, but in 8 months time, online sales of drugs not only did not increase sales, but also lost tens of thousands of dollars.
, according to regulations, the shop can only sell some of the ordinary OTC drugs, and even prescription drugs can not be described." The manager said.
sales data show that the best selling shop, condoms and other birth control drugs, such as blood pressure meter and medical devices. "Contact lenses are not easy to sell, because the sale of incomplete varieties, a total of earned thousands of pieces."
for online sales of prescription drugs ban problem, the manager welcomed, light from a pharmacy, can increase the sales of varieties, expanding the size of the shop, is definitely a positive." But he also worried that this is just one