Content about Big Pharma

February 25, 2013

The generic drug tidal wave became a tsunami in 2012, with some of the world's top-selling pharmaceuticals swamped by generic competition, and health plan payers scrambling to reap billions of dollars in financial savings.

The generic drug tidal wave became a tsunami in 2012, with some of the world's top-selling pharmaceuticals swamped by generic competition, and health plan payers scrambling to reap billions of dollars in financial savings.

January 26, 2011

A romantic drama that gives viewers a unique look at Big Pharma comes to Blu-ray and DVD on March 1.

LOS ANGELES — A romantic drama that gives viewers a unique look at Big Pharma comes to Blu-ray and DVD on March 1.

"Love and Other Drugs," starring Jake Gyllenhaal and Anne Hathaway, who both received Golden Globe nods for their respective portrayals of a Viagra salesman and his love interest, will be available on Blu-ray for $39.99 and DVD for $29.98.

"Love and Other Drugs" is based on the best-selling memoir by Jamie Reidy, titled "Hard Sell: The Evolution of a Viagra Salesman."

October 19, 2008

You think retail pharmacy’s got it tough? Take a look at what the drug companies...

You think retail pharmacy’s got it tough? Take a look at what the drug companies are up against:

Expiring drug patents

Increasing pricing pressure

Lower reimbursement rates

Laborious new drug launch processes

Black-box warnings

Endless reams of bad press

Prescription drug revenue growth is down; script growth is anemic

Few new blockbusters on the horizon