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Global drug spending set to top $1 trillion

November 20, 2014
Sales and Marketing Gilead, IMS, Kadcyla, Perjeta, drugs, hepatitis C, sovaldi, spend

Worldwide spending on drugs will reach over $1 trillion in 2014 and $1.3 trillion by 2018, according to a new …

Cost of NHS medicines rises

November 14, 2014
Sales and Marketing HSCIC, NHS, NICE, PPRS, drugs, hospitals, spend

Hospitals in England are taking an increasing share of the NHS’s bill for drugs approved by NICE, according to a …

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GSK pondering £7.5 billion drugs sale

May 30, 2014
Sales and Marketing GSK, Paxil, ageing, drugs, established, imitrex, zofran

GlaxoSmithKline is looking to make more than £7 billion by selling off its ageing portfolio of established drugs. This is …

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Scrap ‘iniquitous and outdated’ NHS prescription charges

May 15, 2014
Sales and Marketing BMJ, NHS, charges, dab, drugs, prescription

The NHS prescription charge is iniquitous and outdated and needs to be scrapped, according to an editorial in the Drug …

Scotland reforms will see drug access improve

February 3, 2014
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Scotland is set to overhaul its medicines access system after complaints from charities and interest groups that patients have been …

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Obama takes action to curb medicine shortages

November 1, 2011
Manufacturing and Production, Research and Development, Sales and Marketing FDA, Obama, drugs

US President Barack Obama has ordered the FDA and Department of Justice to take action to reduce and prevent medicine …

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