Sanofi reported a series of first-quarter 2022 wins, driven mostly by the success of consumer healthcare (CHC) and the company’s blockbuster Dupixent.
Merck announced the company’s Q1 2022 results, reporting year-over-year revenue growth of 50 percent from continuing operations, with worldwide sales increasing to $15.9 billion. As anticipated, Merck’s COVID-19 antiviral treatment Lagevrio (molnupiravir) played a role in the company’s robust sales.
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.
Tecentriq has lost market share to Merck & Co.’s rival Keytruda since a study showed Roche’s immunotherapy drug failed to improve overall survival in bladder cancer.
Novartis’ Zykadia drug performed well against a rare form of lung cancer, citing a study the Swiss company hopes will help it win expanded regulatory approval.
IMS analysis revealed that lower-cost copies of complex biotechnology drugs could save the United States and Europe’s five top markets as much as €98 billion ($110 billion) by 2020.
European and U.S. drug regulators are looking into whether a defective blood clotting test device affected a trial involving Bayer’s top-selling anti-clotting drug Xarelto, hitting the German drugmaker’s shares. The study compared Xarelto, also known as rivaroxaban, with older drug warfarin for preventing strokes in patients with a type of irregular heartbeat common among the […]