The Pharmaceutical Industry

  • Jeffrey H. Watthey


The pharmaceutical industry is one of the major contributors to health care in the United States. The industry is almost exclusively concerned with the provision of prescription and over-the-counter drugs to meet human needs, but veterinary drugs also represent a significant market segment.


Gross National Product Cromolyn Sodium Diltiazem Hydrochloride Enalapril Maleate Current Good Manufacturing Practice 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jeffrey H. Watthey
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  1. 1.Pharmaceuticals DivisionCIBA-GEIGYSwitzerland

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