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August 5, 2021

Senate Shelves Drug Pricing Rule to Fund Infrastructure Senate Shelves Drug Pricing Rule to Fund Infrastructure

The Senate’s release of its bipartisan infrastructure plan signals that lawmakers are poised to throw former President Donald Trump’s belated bid to lower Medicare drug prices […]
July 8, 2021

Purdue Pharma Exit Plan Gains Steam With OK From More States Purdue Pharma Exit Plan Gains Steam With OK From More States

OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma’s plan to reorganize into a new entity that helps combat the U.S. opioid epidemic got a big boost as 15 states that […]
May 5, 2021

COVID Shot in the Arm Not Enough to Keep Pharmacies in Business COVID Shot in the Arm Not Enough to Keep Pharmacies in Business

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. Joe Moose, co-owner of Moose Pharmacies in the Charlotte, North Carolina, area, […]
March 23, 2021

Democrats Eye Medicare Negotiations to Lower Drug Prices Democrats Eye Medicare Negotiations to Lower Drug Prices

Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.), chairman of a health and retirement subcommittee, was set to hold one of this Congress’ first hearings on drug prices. Democrats, newly […]
February 15, 2021

State Lawmakers Propose Tough New Bills to Curb Drug Prices State Lawmakers Propose Tough New Bills to Curb Drug Prices

Fed up with a lack of federal action to lower prescription drug costs, state legislators around the country are pushing bills to penalize drugmakers for unjustified […]
January 29, 2021

US Drug Prices Much Higher Than in Other Nations US Drug Prices Much Higher Than in Other Nations

Prescription drug prices in the United States are more than 250% times higher overall than those in 32 other countries, according to a new report from […]
December 23, 2020

FDA Encourages Use of Extra Doses of Pfizer COVID Vaccine Vials FDA Encourages Use of Extra Doses of Pfizer COVID Vaccine Vials

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s  Coronavirus Resource Center. US regulators last week gave a clear direction to pharmacists about using […]
September 16, 2020

Springer Nature Journal Takes 8 Months to Retract Paper Springer Nature Journal Takes 8 Months to Retract Paper

A Springer Nature journal waited eight months to retract a paper flagged by the Office of Research Integrity for containing fabricated data — a delay the […]
September 2, 2020

California Rx: State May Dive Into Generic Drug Market California Rx: State May Dive Into Generic Drug Market

SACRAMENTO — California is poised to become the first state to develop its own line of generic drugs, targeting soaring drug prices and stepping into a […]
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