Taobao Mall Museum on-line pharmaceutical companies jointly entered the top five pharmaceutical
It is understood, Taobao Mall merchants are all co-Pharmaceutical Museum of the State Food and Drug Administration to obtain the retail drug network status to ensure drug safety provided. Taobao Mall Medical Pavilion of types of goods, including non-prescription drugs (OTC), health care products, medical devices, birth control supplies, and prescription drugs are not allowed to sell.
Taobao Mall, according to relevant sources, currently showing a variety of medical and health commodities is close to 1 million.
At present digital thermometer manufacturer access to "Internet and drug transaction services qualification certificate" of enterprises is only 35, including the first Professional Products of five partners. According to reports, drug information and as a publishing platform, Taobao Mall has made the State Food and Drug Administration issued a "certificate Internet drug information service."
Experts believe, Taobao Mall pharmaceutical museum will boost the development of self-medication of residents. According to the World Health Organization definition of self-medication is that people choose and use drugs, treatment can be self-diagnosis of diseases or symptoms, using mainly non-prescription drugs. China's digital thermometer non-prescription drug market growth impetus came mainly from health insurance expansion, but consumer awareness of non-prescription drugs has yet to be improved.
To this end, Taobao Mall Want pharmaceutical museum business cooperation will be full by the customer as a pharmacy licensed pharmacist to provide online counseling services. This will also help self-medication and non-prescription drug market, only to prevent and treat disease, but also make better use of limited medical resources.
Since October 2009 the first National Food and Drug Administration issued a consumer via the Internet to provide certificate of drugs so far, although there are many companies entering this field, but users still need to cultivate a network spending habits, the market size has been small.
China Association of Pharmaceutical Commerce and chain pharmacies branch data released in 2009, China's pharmaceutical retail market size of about 150 billion yuan, of which only 70 million or so Internet sales, retail sales accounted for only 0.046%. In developed European countries, this ratio is usually above 20%.