Quantcast

Subscribe to:
POZ magazine
Newsletters
Join POZ: Facebook MySpace Twitter Pinterest
Tumblr Google+ Flickr Instagram
POZ Personals
Sign In / Join
Username:
Password:
Welcome, Guest. Please login or register.
November 20, 2014, 10:16:19 PM

Login with username, password and session length


Members
  • Total Members: 24010
  • Latest: menghi
Stats
  • Total Posts: 646704
  • Total Topics: 49269
  • Online Today: 276
  • Online Ever: 585
  • (January 07, 2014, 02:31:47 PM)
Users Online
Users: 6
Guests: 151
Total: 157

Welcome


Welcome to the POZ/AIDSmeds Community Forums, a round-the-clock discussion area for people with HIV/AIDS, their friends/family/caregivers, and others concerned about HIV/AIDS.  Click on the links below to browse our various forums; scroll down for a glance at the most recent posts; or join in the conversation yourself by registering on the left side of this page.

Privacy Warning:  Please realize that these forums are open to all, and are fully searchable via Google and other search engines. If you are HIV positive and disclose this in our forums, then it is almost the same thing as telling the whole world (or at least the World Wide Web). If this concerns you, then do not use a username or avatar that are self-identifying in any way. We do not allow the deletion of anything you post in these forums, so think before you post.

  • The information shared in these forums, by moderators and members, is designed to complement, not replace, the relationship between an individual and his/her own physician.

  • All members of these forums are, by default, not considered to be licensed medical providers. If otherwise, users must clearly define themselves as such.

  • Forums members must behave at all times with respect and honesty. Posting guidelines, including time-out and banning policies, have been established by the moderators of these forums. Click here for “Am I Infected?” posting guidelines. Click here for posting guidelines pertaining to all other POZ/AIDSmeds community forums.

  • We ask all forums members to provide references for health/medical/scientific information they provide, when it is not a personal experience being discussed. Please provide hyperlinks with full URLs or full citations of published works not available via the Internet. Additionally, all forums members must post information which are true and correct to their knowledge.

  • Product advertisement—including links; banners; editorial content; and clinical trial, study or survey participation—is strictly prohibited by forums members unless permission has been secured from POZ.

To change forums navigation language settings, click here (members only), Register now

Para cambiar sus preferencias de los foros en español, haz clic aquí (sólo miembros), Regístrate ahora

Finished Reading This? You can collapse this or any other box on this page by clicking the symbol in each box.

Author Topic: Prices of Various Generic and Original ARVs in Indian Metros.  (Read 2017 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

Offline delamelanicon

  • Member
  • Posts: 4
Hey friends, managed to compile a small list of the major ARVs and their approx cost if purchased in India.
Of the four major Indian genrics of which three are Internationally approved, have posted the lowest rates amongst all.
 
1) Tenofovir + Emtricitabine + Efavirenz (Generic) = Rs 2000/month {US$ 40 - 50} Manuf: Ranbaxy

2) Tenofovir + Lamivudine + Efavirenz = Rs 1500/month {US$ 30 - 37.5} Manuf: MSD(Merck)

3) Isentress (Original) = Rs 10000/month {US$ 200 - 250} Manuf: MSD(Merck)

4) Tenofovir + Emtricitabine + Atazanavir/ritonavir (Generic) = Rs 3000/month {US$ 60 - 75) Cipla

5) Tenofovir + Emtricitabine + Darunavir/ritonavir = Rs 10000/month {US$ 200 - 250} Manuf: Emcure/Tibotec

these are the major ones, do msg me if u need other drugs prices.

No wonder these days, metro cities like Mumbai and Delhi are seeing many visitors from US n Europe getting their stocks of ARVS in bulk.

Also many of these vendors wont mind shipping if the fees are paid.

 :) hope these prices become cheaper every day !!!

Offline hope4love

  • Member
  • Posts: 56
  • Every Problem has a Solution.
Re: Prices of Various Generic and Original ARVs in Indian Metros.
« Reply #1 on: May 16, 2011, 12:59:46 AM »
thanks for sharing the price of ARV drugs price in India, I live in India and I am on HAART with the combination of  Tenofovir + Emtricitabine + Efavirenz (Generic) called Vonavir Manufactured by Emcure which cost me Rs. 2500/- where as the MRP price is 3,900/-

The same Generic from Cipla called - Viraday cost Rs.3200/- where as the MRP is 3,900/-

I have not come across the generic combination from Ranbaxy which you have stated which cost Rs.2000/ do you know the trade name of the drug from Ranbaxy? yes compared to other countries the cost of drugs is cheap in India.

Jan 2009 - Sero Negative
Jan 2010 - Sero Positive
               CD4 - 275, VL - 18,000
Oct 2010 - CD4 - 241, Started - Vonavir; Oct 2011 - CD4 - 474;Jan 2012 - CD4-620; Aug 2012-CD4-600, VL- UD; Jan 2013 CD4-493, VL-72 IU/ml   (Blip)

Offline eric48

  • Member
  • Posts: 1,200
  • @HIVPharmaCure & tinyurl.com/HIVPharmaCure
Re: Prices of Various Generic and Original ARVs in Indian Metros.
« Reply #2 on: May 16, 2011, 04:09:25 PM »
Thanks for sharing the info.

I'll keep it in mind whenever the cost of medication comes up!

In fact I am collecting as much info as possible on the combo I take in order to make it available to everyone interested in it or on it already in a dedicated thread in this section.

Do you have price estimates for

Viramune (nevirapine) + Epzicom (aka kivexa) (= Abacavir+Lavimudine aka 3TC) ?

Thanks in advance

Eric

Side note: you are apparently new to this forum. Welcome !
Please kindly make sure to relay information that is usefull to the entire community and does not reflect any private or vested interest.
NVP/ABC/3TC/... UD; CD4 > 1000; CD4/CD8 ~ 2.0   safety stock : 3 months (2013: FOTO= 5d. ON 2d. OFF ; 2014: NCT02157311 = 4d. ON, 3d. OFF)

 


Terms of Membership for these forums
 

© 2014 Smart + Strong. All Rights Reserved.   terms of use and your privacy
Smart + Strong® is a registered trademark of CDM Publishing, LLC.