The book ‘What You Should Know About Generic Medicine?’ is published to debunk the myth that generic drugs are of lower quality as compared to branded drugs. Programme Chairman for the USM's Discipline of Social and Administrative Pharmacy and also editorial chairman, Associate Prof. Mohamed Azmi Ahmad Hassali said generic medicines should be safe and as efficacious as branded or innovator product. Director of USM Press, Profesor Dato' Dr. Md. Salleh Yaapar who was also present at the ceremony said this book will help patients as well as heath practitioners to educate the public on the flawed perception of generic drugs. Dean School of Pharmaceutical Sciences (PPSF), Prof Madya Syed Azhar Syed Sulaiman said this book has a very significant role to educate the public on this issue. The book will be on sale at the USM co-operative bookshop and MPH Bookstores at RM 10 (USD 3.50) per copy. Order Form.