Over the years pharmacy has grown in the form of pharmaceuticals sciences through research and development processes. It is related to product as well as to services. The various drugs discovered and developed are its products and the healthcare it provides comes under the category of services.
Pharmacy involves all the stages that are associated with the drugs i.e. discovery, development, action, safety, formulation, use, quality control, packaging, storage, marketing, etc. This profession has a large socio-economic relevance to the Indian economy. In India this sector is among the future economy drivers. It is committed to deliver high quality drugs and formulations at an affordable price, so that majority of people can afford them.