The Spanish pharmaceutical industry is committed to promoting patient well-being and high-quality healthcare by conducting its activities according to ethical criteria of professionalism and responsibility. As an integral part of the healthcare system, pharmaceutical companies can and must collaborate in creating and maintaining confidence that decisions made in relation to prescribing medicines are based on the best quality of patient care. Farmaindustria, the Association of the Pharmaceutical Industry in Spain, brings together the vast majority of innovative pharmaceutical companies that represent practically all of prescription-only medicine sales in Spain. They are largely responsible for the value medicines provide to social progress and quality of life in the country. The commitment of the Spanish pharmaceutical industry in providing medicines of the highest quality and efficacy provides a very important benefit to the country, both from a health perspective as well as an economic perspective.