written on 12.08.2019

2019 WHO Essential Medicines List: 28 New Additions

The WHO has published its most recent edition of the Essential Medicines List in July 2019. On the list are 28 new medicines for adults, making a total of 460 total medicines deemed essential, the highest number ever recorded. Below are the 28 new medicines and a graph of number of unique molecules by year (1977-2019). Read more highlights on the Essential Medicines List from Brendan Shaw of Shawview Consulting.

 

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