Stories tagged: mylan
UPDATED: Mon., July 29, 2019
Pfizer, the country’s largest drugmaker, is creating a hybrid new drug company by combining its off-patent branded drug business, Upjohn, with generic pharmaceutical company Mylan. The two companies said Monday …
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 17, 2017
Mylan’s $465 million settlement of a U.S. case that claimed the drugmaker defrauded taxpayers by misclassifying its allergy-shot EpiPen product as a generic drug was finalized by the Justice Department.
Sat., March 4, 2017
Recent legislation in the U.S. Senate and in the Washington Legislature may eventually shine a brighter light on pricing practices.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 12, 2017
CVS is now selling a rival, generic version of Mylan’s EpiPen at about a sixth of its price, just months after the maker of the life-saving allergy treatment was eviscerated …
Sun., Dec. 18, 2016
Months after promised, Mylan launched a half-priced authorized generic of EpiPen, the lifesaving allergy injection that drew political ire for its dramatic price increases.
Mon., Nov. 21, 2016
Senate Judiciary Chairman Charles Grassley says pharmaceutical company Mylan is declining to testify at his committee’s hearing next week on a settlement between the company and the Justice Department over …
Mon., Sept. 26, 2016
Lawmakers were skeptical last week when Mylan chief executive Heather Bresch said that the company made only $100 in profit for a two-pack of EpiPens. During a House hearing, Bresch …
Wed., Sept. 21, 2016
Outraged Republican and Democratic lawmakers on Wednesday grilled the head of pharmaceutical company Mylan about the significant cost increase of its lifesaving EpiPens and the profits for a company with …
Sun., Sept. 4, 2016
The reality is that patients in other countries are charged less for health care services and drugs across the board, because their governments make it so.
Fri., Sept. 2, 2016
Mylan, the giant pharmaceutical company, has gotten tons of grief lately for jacking up the price of its lifesaving EpiPen. What you might not know is that Mylan moved it …
Mon., Aug. 29, 2016
Mylan will start selling a cheaper version of its EpiPen after absorbing waves of criticism over a list price for the emergency allergy treatment that has grown to $608 for …