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Lawsuit against FDA claims Bernie Sanders played role in approval of rival drug

February 17, 2020
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Catalyst Pharmaceutical is attempting to show in court that pressure from US Senator Bernie Sanders led to the approval of …


How do the Presidential frontrunners plan to combat the opioid crisis?

February 12, 2020
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The widespread addiction to extremely potent, legal painkillers has decimated the lives of millions across the United States. Overdoses from …


Rochester Drug Cooperative ceases opioid sales following criminal charges

January 15, 2020
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The Rochester Drug Cooperative (RDC) has announced it will no longer distribute opioid medications after two of its executives were …


Democrat Presidential Candidates pledge to lower drug prices without Congress’ help

January 15, 2020
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Two Democratic presidential candidates said that if they are elected president they will act immediately to reduce the cost of …


Pharmacies argue that prescribers bear ultimate responsibility for the opioid crisis

January 8, 2020
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Pharmacy chains have argued in federal court that doctors and healthcare practitioners who write prescriptions bear ultimate responsibility for the …


Johnson & Johnson sued by Washington State for role in the opioid crisis

January 3, 2020
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The state of Washington sued pharmaceutical company Johnson & Johnson for deceptive marketing that said their opioids were effective for …


Pfizer, Sanofi and GlaxoSmithKline plan to increase US drug prices in 2020

January 2, 2020
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Multiple drugmakers, including Pfizer, Sanofi and GlaxoSmithKline, plan to increase US list prices on more than 200 drugs in the …


Eli Lilly CEO says Elizabeth Warren’s claims they failed on cheaper insulin is ‘nonsense’

December 18, 2019
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David Ricks, the CEO of Eli Lilly, has said that Presidential candidate Senator Elizabeth Warren’s claims his company failed on …

Senators call on FDA to use “forceful response” against Novartis over faulty data scandal

August 12, 2019
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Five senators, including presidential candidates Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren, have condemned Novartis for using “falsified data… to obtain approval …


US presidential candidate Bernie Sanders pledges to allow Americans to import drugs from Canada

August 2, 2019
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Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders has said he will, on his first day in office, allow for the importation of …


Bernie Sanders calls on FDA to allow generic, low cost versions of Catalyst Pharma’s $375,000 rare disease drug

March 1, 2019
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US Senator Bernie Sanders has called on regulators to allow pharmacies and manufacturers to distribute generic versions of Catalyst Pharmaceuticals’ …


US Lawmaker launches investigation into pharma pricing practices

January 15, 2019
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Congressman Elijah Cummings has launched an investigation into pharmaceutical pricing practices.The representative for Maryland’s 7th congressional district, on Monday requested …


Sanders calls on Trump to support drug pricing bill

January 11, 2019
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Senator Bernie Sanders has called on President Donald Trump to support new legislation aimed at cutting prices on prescription drugs. …


Vermont senators call for restraints on “beautiful” pharma advertising

March 6, 2017
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Bernie Sanders is yet again leading the charge against US pharma as Vermont senators have rallied against advertising and marketing …


Proposition 61 defeated to allay changes on drug pricing

November 11, 2016
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Another major piece of voting news emerged on 9 November, with Proposition 61 voted down by Californian residents, with the …

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