Scripps Research Translational Inst. Studies Price Increases and Finds Male Libido Drugs at Top...

CNBC reports seventeen top-selling brand-name drugs doubled in cost over a six-year period, according to a new study. Of the 17 drugs that saw...
Migraine

Teva’s Fremanezumab (Ajovy) Reported as Cost Effective for Migraine

Ajovy is a drug for migraine prevention. It has been shown to be effective and safe in adult patients suffering from four or more...

66 African NGOs Pressure UK Government on Drug Price Transparency

The Star reports  66 African NGOs wrote a letter to the UK Government, urging their support of the drug price transparency resolution currently being...

Center for Medicare Stalls on its Decision to Cover CAR-T

Modern Healthcare reports the Center for Medicare (CMS) recently postponed its decision on whether to cover the pricey breakthrough cancer treatment known as CART-T...

$2.1 M Gene Therapy for SMA Approved by FDA

Novartis’ (Avexis) received FDA approval for Zolgensma, the first and only therapy for pediatric patients with spinal muscular atrophy (SMA). The therapy will be...
Price Fixing

Generic Drug Price Fixing: 44 States Sue Generics Over Multi-Year Conspiracy to Hike Prices...

TrialSite News reports that state attorneys general of more than 40 states filed a lawsuit accusing the nation’s largest generic drug makers of conspiring...

Clinical Research as Care: Cut the Patient off Post Clinical Trial—A Lose-Lose in the...

Deborah Cohen of the BBC reports that patients in the UK who contributed to orphan studies only to be cut from ongoing access once...
Kidney Cancer

The Second Xiangya Hospital & Team Study Reveals Yervoy & Opdivo Cost-Effective Kidney Cancer...

The Second Xiangya Hospital and team demonstrated the combination use of Yervoy (ipilimumab) plus Opdivo (nivolumab) was estimated to be cost-effective compared with Sutent...

PriceWatch: Is the High Cost of Insulin Keeping Patients from Taking Meds?

Kaiser Health News recently reported that drug price escalations have become a nationwide topic. Democratic Presidential Candidate Sen. Kamala Harris of California noted at...
Drug Pricing

PriceWatch: Florida Republican Governor Backing Sanders Drug Pricing Control Plan

Michael Graham, editor of InsideSources reports that Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis is pushing a state-level drug reimportation bill like the one passed by the...