Aamir Z. Khan *, Omkar B. Khalkar, Shubham J. Khairnar*, Anil G. Jadhav
The main focus of our article is that generic drug is same that of branded drugs in active ingredients, mode of administration, safety and dosage. Government of India has given permission to generic drug in prescription. FDA (Food and Drugs Administration) also conveyed that generic drugs are safe as the branded drugs. Use of generic drug instead of branded drug saves lots of money; branded drugs are costlier and lead to higher expenditure. The present article tells us the similarities between branded and generic drug. Only due to some myths and lack of knowledge people avoid generic drug but it will clear now with this article.