14:43 / 22.01.2022
Uzbekistan gets serious about developing pharmaceutical industry

Uzbekistan will increase the production of pharmaceutical products and remove a number of restrictions in the industry, President Shavkat Mirziyoyev signed a corresponding decree.

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According to the document, the volume of production is planned to triple by 2026.

As for restrictions, the document cancels:

▪️ the ban on the collection of donated blood and the production of pharmaceutical products on its basis;
▪️ the restriction on conducting clinical trials of drugs on healthy volunteers;
▪️ the restriction on the production of medicines with the same composition by one manufacturer under different trade names.