Friday, November 16, 2018
Tags Drugmakers

Tag: Drugmakers

Logo of Swiss drugmaker Novartis is seen at its branch in Schweizerhalle near Basel

UK Deal Makes Novartis Cancer Cell Therapy Available to Kids

LONDON (Reuters) Health authorities in England have agreed with Swiss drugmaker Novartis to fast-track access to its expensive CAR-T cell therapy Kymriah and make...
A nurse displays a tetanus, diphtheria and pertussis whooping cough vaccine at a free medical and dental health clinic in Los Angeles

Insurance Tactic Drags Down U.S. Drug Prices in Second Quarter: Analyst

By Michael Erman NEW YORK (Reuters)  U.S. drug prices fell again in the second quarter, likely due to a new tactic insurers are using to limit...
Brand-name combo pills may cost more than getting drugs separately

Brand-Name Combo Pills May Cost More than Getting Drugs Separately

By Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health) Brand-name medicines that combine multiple drugs into a single pill may be more expensive than buying each drug separately, a...
EU says second China company made tainted heart drug

EU Says Second China Company Made Tainted Heart Drug

FRANKFURT (Reuters)  The European Medicines Agency (EMA) said on Friday that a second Chinese contract manufacturer, Zhejiang Tianyu, had produced a common blood pressure and...
U.S. Secretary of State Pompeo and President Trump listen during cabinet meeting at the White House in Washington

Swiss, German Drugmakers Join U.S. Price Freeze

By John Miller ZURICH (Reuters) European drugmakers Roche, Bayer and Merck KGaA became the latest companies to freeze prices in the United States for the...
The logo of Eisai Co Ltd is displayed at the company headquarters in Tokyo

Biogen, Eisai’s Alzheimer’s Drug Succeeds in Mid-Stage Trial, Shares Soar

(Reuters) Japanese drugmaker Eisai Co and Biogen Inc said that the final analysis of a mid-stage trial of their Alzheimer's drug showed positive results...