Benjamin I. Liuson, president of The Generics Pharmacy, said that the company will always find ways to make medicines and proper healthcare accessible to all Filipinos."We have a lot of Filipinos living below the poverty line who can barely eat three meals a day, so as much as possible, we want to unburden them in their medicinal expenses.
t The Generics Pharmacy
, not only can they buy quality medicines at a fraction of the price of branded drugs, but also get free medical advice from our in-housedoctors, even over the phone," Liuson
The provision of free medical consultations is one of the pioneering efforts of The Generics Pharmacy
as part of its social responsibilities in reaching as many consumers as possible.Selected franchise branches provide a spacein their clinic where an in-house doctor provides free medical consultation to pharmacy consumers.
patients' various symptoms and ailments are diagnosed, after which they can be prescribed with generic medicines that they can conveniently buy at The Generics Pharmacy
Other branches also offer free dental consultations, apart from other advantages like 12% and 20% percent discount for senior citizens, free delivery within Metro Manila, and other incentives for loyal consumers.
added that all of these consumer benefits are in line with The Generics Pharmacy
's advocacy to educate the public about generic drugs."People need to be enlightened.
Generic medicines are as effective as their branded counterparts because they are made with the same active ingredients, same dosage form and same strength but at a fraction of the cost," he