New guide aims to increase access worldwide to drugs for children

BMJ 2010; 340 doi: (Published 05 May 2010) Cite this as: BMJ 2010;340:c2427
  1. John Zarocostas
  1. 1Geneva

    Essential drugs for children will be easier to procure in future, with the help of a new online guide published by Unicef and the World Health Organization.

    Sources and Prices of Selected Medicines for Children offers up to date information on the availability and prices of 240 drug items in 612 different paediatric formulations selected from WHO’s model list of essential medicines for children. It also includes therapeutic food and vitamin …

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