Roszdravnadzor is going to check the information about the illegal resale of expensive drugs through Moscow pharmacies. This was reported in the press service of the department.
“As it was ordered by Mikhail Murashko, the Minister of Health of the Russian Federation, the territorial body of Roszdravnadzor in Moscow and the Moscow region is going to check the facts stated in the media regarding the illegal resale through websites and Moscow pharmacies of expensive medicines for the treatment of orphan diseases,” the message says.
The RBC publication previously reported that expensive vital and essential drugs, in particular, those purchased by the Circle of Kindness Foundation, are sold in Moscow pharmacies. According to RBC, several pharmacies offer such medicines 30-75% cheaper than their maximum registered price.