One month of mandatory labelling of drugs labeled amount of medication in the system increased more than 2.5 times. The health Ministry noted that the dynamics of the introduction of drugs into circulation is growing.
As of 31 July, the turnover was more than 325,8 million packages of marked medicines. The number issued for the drug codes Data Matrix exceeded 2 billion. Currently, the marking system was nearly 70 thousand participants – both Russian and foreign legal persons from 56 countries. Over the past month the number of participants in the system increased by 2700.
Marking system allows you to track the movement of each package of the drug that allows for enhanced quality control of drug supply. In particular, the special control in the system is putting into civil circulation of drugs, for which demand increases during the autumn and winter season, as well as drugs used for patients with novel coronavirus infection, said the Ministry. For example, the marking system provides information about the turnover of more than 125 thousand packages of drugs for the treatment COVID-2019 produced by domestic manufacturers – not counting those issued for medical use in hospitals.