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Austerity in Portugal drops drug bill 21%, drives parallel exports, hospital debt

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Market conditions in Portugal are continuing to deteriorate as cost cutting has fuelled parallel exports and hospitals owe companies increasingly more money, APIFARMA, the local R&D-based pharmaceutical industry association, has warned.

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