Videos

Some short information videos have been published to help patients learn about generic medicines, and how the legislation changes will affect them. You can view standard versions of these videos below, and you can also view versions of the videos with subtitles or captions here.

Tom Maher, MPSI, is a Pharmacist at Duleek Pharmacy, Co. Meath. In this video, Tom tells us all about generic medicines; from why generics look different to the branded version, to what the recent changes in the law will mean for Irish patients.

In this short video, Dr. Patrick Redmond, a GP at Ballyfermot Primary Care Centre, explains terms like generic substitution and interchangeable medicines. Patrick also tells us which medicines are on the first lists of interchangeable medicines to be published by the Irish Medicines Board.

View a version of these videos with captions or subtitles below

In this short video, Dr. Patrick Redmond, a GP at the Ballyfermot Primary Care Centre, explains terms like generic substitution and interchangeable medicines. Patrick also tells us which medicines are on the first lists of interchangeable medicines to be published by the Irish Medicines Board.

Tom Maher, MPSI, is a Pharmacist at Duleek Pharmacy, Co. Meath. In this video, Tom tells us all about generic medicines; from why generics look different to the branded version, to what the recent changes in the law will mean for Irish patients.