The aim of health policies regarding pharmaceuticals is to promote correct use of medicinal products. Our goals are low pharmaceutical prices and reliable access to efficient medicinal products independent of patients' ability to pay.
- The Norwegian Medicines Agency approves medicines and supervises production, trials and marketing.
- The Norwegian Labour and Welfare Organisation (NAV) is responsible for reimbursement and medical benefits.
- The pharmacies are responsible for reliable distribution of pharmaceuticals and contribute to correct use.