Analysis of price moderatenes of drugs with ethanol

  • S.I. Tereshchuk -
  • A.V. Horilyk -
Keywords: ethanol, drug, price segments, excise tax, compensation of additional charges


Ethanol is widely used in producing of various drugs. The price rise of drugs in 2003—2006 was analyzed. It was proved that excise tax increasing is the heavy factor, which has effect on prices of drugs. The state program of indemnity of additional charges to producers of drugs is not perfect. It was proposed to set the zero excise tax for ethanol, which is used for producing of drugs.


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How to Cite
Tereshchuk, S., & Horilyk, A. (2008). Analysis of price moderatenes of drugs with ethanol. Farmatsevtychnyi Zhurnal, (2), 30-33. Retrieved from
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