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AbbVie’s Humira Remains Top-Selling Rx Drug for 2018

AbbVie’s Humira, the world’s top-selling prescription medicine since 2012, brought the Illinois-based company nearly $20 billion in revenue in 2018.

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Eli Lilly seeks to quell drug price anger with cheaper insulin

Drugmaker Eli Lilly and Co. announced plans to sell a half-price version of the company’s popular insulin injection Humalog.

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Senators tell drug company executives pricing is ‘morally repugnant’

U.S. Senators called drug pricing practices “morally repugnant” and told drug company executives they do not want to hear them blame others for the high prices, taking an aggressive stance at the start of a Senate hearing on the rising costs of prescription medicines.

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High Dose of Pfizer’s Xeljanz Raises Red Flag in a Post-Marketing Study

Pfizer’s blockbuster rheumatoid arthritis drug Xeljanz has been a strong performer for the company, bringing in $1.77 billion in revenue last year, but now the company has indicated it intends to make a change in a post-marketing study due to safety concerns.

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Catalyst Pharmaceuticals defends $375,000 drug price after Bernie Sanders rebuke

Catalyst Pharmaceuticals Inc. – rebuked by U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders for high drug prices – defended the company’s $375,000 treatment for a rare disease, saying the price was in line with similar products in the industry.

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U.S. health spending to rise 5.5 percent per year over next decade: CMS

U.S. health spending is expected to grow at an average rate of 5.5 percent yearly from 2018 over the next decade and will reach nearly $6 trillion by 2027 as more people become eligible for Medicare.

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Indivior launches generic version of own opioid drug

Indivior launched a copycat version of the opioid addiction drug Suboxone in the U.S., one day after a court decision cleared the way for rivals to market generic forms of the blockbuster medicine.

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U.S. top court rejects bid to block Indivior opioid drug copycat

The U.S. Supreme Court dealt a blow to Indivior Plc on Tuesday, clearing the way for a copycat version of the British pharmaceutical firm’s lucrative opioid addiction treatment Suboxone Film in a victory for India-based generic drug maker Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories Ltd.

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U.S. top court rejects Maryland bid to revive drug price-gouging law

The U.S. Supreme Court rejected Maryland’s bid to revive a law aimed at preventing price gouging by pharmaceutical companies, dealing a setback to the power of states to rein in prescription drug costs.

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Keytruda In Combination With Inlyta Reduced Risk Of Death By Nearly Half Compared To Sunitinib As First-Line Treatment For Advanced RCC

Merck & Co. announced presentation of the full results from the pivotal Phase 3 KEYNOTE-426 trial investigating the company’s anti-PD-1 therapy Keytruda in combination with Inlyta, a tyrosine kinase inhibitor, for the first-line treatment of advanced renal cell carcinoma (RCC) at the 2019 Genitourinary Cancers Symposium.

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