What is generic medicine shop?A generic medicine shop can be opened by anyone after procuring a drug retail license from your local Drug Control Authority. Apart from generic medicines, surgical items like an IV set, a blood transfusion set, needle, cannulas, orthopaedic implants, eye lenses, cardiac stents, etc.
An example of a generic drug, one used for diabetes, is metformin. A brand name for metformin is Glucophage. (Brand names are usually capitalized while generic names are not.) A generic drug, one used for hypertension, is metoprolol, whereas a brand name for the same drug is Lopressor.