Sept. 5, 2012
-- New Delhi, Sep 5, 2012: HealthKart.com, India’s largest e-health store launches India’s first & only comprehensive generic drug search engine HealthKartPlus. This smart phone application can be downloaded on your Android and iPhone devices. Now consumers can find out all about what medicines to take, their correct dosage and even compare drugs by prices whenever they want.
Using HealthKartPlus, you can explore how prescription medicines work and understand the required precaution and contra-indication. The application empowers one to compare drugs by prices and choose the most cost effective generic drug for a given prescription.
Prashant Tandon, co-founder of HealthKart elaborated, “HealthKartPlus is our attempt to help consumers understand their medicines. After downloading this application, they can now check for quality substitutes and learn about prices of medicines by simply accessing their smartphones.”
Adds Sameer Maheshwari, fellow co-founder of HealthKart, “It is a unique and futuristic way of empowering consumers to question unfair trade practices and enhance their knowledge about various drugs available for a medical ailment.”
HealthKartPlus is aimed at increasing transparency about medicines. For the same salt, many options may be available and the price can vary up to 70% or even more in some cases. HealthKartPlus offers a vast number of different brands of drugs with detailed salt composition, mapped against other less expensive brands selling the same salt. This way, empowered consumers will be available to prevent anyone from misguiding them for personal gain.
The mobile pharmacy application can be downloaded at:https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.aranoah...
) is an e-Commerce company focused on consumer healthcare products. Launched in March 2011, the company has rapidly grown to become India’s largest e-health store, where consumers from all parts of the country can find large variety of healthcare product under one umbrella. In addition to products, HealthKart also sells various health services, such as preventive health packages, diagnostic tests and gym memberships, to provide one-stop solution for all consumer health needs.