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Table 1 Summary of products matched to an MSH international reference price, 2010–2014

From: How well does Malaysia achieve value for money in public sector purchasing of medicines? Evidence from medicines procurement prices from 2010 to 2014

YearAll medicinesMedicine price basket
Medicine formulationsProductsExpenditure share (%)Medicine formulationsProductsExpenditure share (%)
201025462425.920553224.8
201127974427.820559825.7
201226772528.920560427.2
201327977925.520563623.9
201426675128.220562825.7
  1. Medicine formulation refers to a medicines active ingredient, strength, and dosage form that is used to match with medicines in the MSH price guide. A single medicine formulation can have a number of different products (branded and generic medicines) associated with it