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Table 2 Reimbursement systems in Turkey and certain other countries

From: Comparison of pharmaceutical pricing and reimbursement systems in Turkey and certain EU countries

Country Reimbursement levels Generic—original difference Reimbursement of prescription and non-prescription drugs Negative and positive list
France Major, moderate, weak N/A No reimbursement for non-prescription drugs Available
Greece 0, 10 and 25% Available No reimbursement for non-prescription drugs N/A
Spain 100, 90, 60 and 0% N/A Some non-prescription drugs are reimbursed Available
Italy Class A and H 100%, class C and C-bis 0% N/A No reimbursement for non-prescription drugs N/A
Portugal A 95%, B 69%, C 37%, D 15% N/A No reimbursement for non-prescription drugs Available
United Kingdom PPRS price negotiation Available No reimbursement for non-prescription drugs Available
Turkey Generally 41 and 28% discount. 18 and 10% available for 20 year old medicines and generics generally Available No reimbursement for non-prescription drugs Available