Use cash to save cash on prescription drugs

Use cash to save cash on prescription drugs

April 23, 2018 AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW/WAGT) – More than half of us regularly take prescription drugs. If you have insurance then you probably use it to pay for your medication too. However, sometimes you can save cash by paying with cash. Did you know the cost of a generic prescription drug is often significantly cheaper […]

Court fight looms after Fresenius drops $4.3 billion Akorn deal

Court fight looms after Fresenius drops $4.3 billion Akorn deal

Fresenius and Akorn prepared to square off in court after the German company walked away from a planned $4.3 billion purchase and alleged that its jilted target misled the would-be acquirer during the due-diligence process. Shares of Akorn, a Lake Forest, Ill.-based maker of generic drugs, plunged Monday after the deal collapsed, and the company […]

Aceto gets subpoena in federal investigation of generic drug prices

Aceto gets subpoena in federal investigation of generic drug prices

Drug seller Aceto Corp. said Monday it had received a subpoena in the federal investigation of price fixing allegations in the generic drug industry. Aceto said it “is one of many operating companies in the generic pharmaceutical industry to receive a subpoena from the Department of Justice relating to its yearslong investigation into the industry. […]

Jilted Akorn sues Fresenius over deal termination

Jilted Akorn sues Fresenius over deal termination

FRANKFURT (Reuters) – U.S. generic drugmaker Akorn is taking former suitor Fresenius to court after the German healthcare group canceled their $4.75 billion takeover agreement. FILE PHOTO: Fresenius headquarters in Bad Homburg near Frankfurt, Germany, February 27, 2018. REUTERS/Ralph Orlowski Akorn shares lost more than a third of their value on Monday, the day after […]

Global Generic Injectables Market Analysis & Forecast 2017-2022 – ResearchAndMarkets.com

Global Generic Injectables Market Analysis & Forecast 2017-2022 – ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Apr 23, 2018–The “Generic Injectables Market: Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2017-2022” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com‘s offering. The global generic injectables market reached a value of more than US$ 43 Billion in 2016, exhibiting a CAGR of around 9% during 2009-2016. Generic injectables are bio-equivalents of their branded […]

US Generic Injectables Market Analysis & Forecast To 2022 – ResearchAndMarkets.com

US Generic Injectables Market Analysis & Forecast To 2022 – ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The “US Generic Injectables Market: Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2017-2022” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. The US generic injectables market reached a value of US$ 10 Billion in 2016, exhibiting a CAGR of more than 9% during 2009-2016. The market growth can be attributed to the low cost […]

Fresenius shares rally after it ditches Akorn takeover

Fresenius shares rally after it ditches Akorn takeover

Shares in health-care group Fresenius jumped as much as 3.9 percent after it pulled out of the $4.75 billion acquisition of Akorn, with analysts saying it was extricating itself from taking on an underperforming business. Germany’s Fresenius on Sunday cited evidence of misconduct in the target’s reporting of drug development data to U.S. health-care regulators, […]

Global Inhalation & Nasal Spray Generic Drugs Market 2018- Allergan PLC, Akorn, Akorn, Apotex, Sun Pharma …

Global Inhalation & Nasal Spray Generic Drugs Market 2018- Allergan PLC, Akorn, Akorn, Apotex, Sun Pharma …

The global Inhalation & Nasal Spray Generic Drugs market report is a comprehensive analysis that provides an exclusive merger of professional industry understanding. The Inhalation & Nasal Spray Generic Drugs market is reviewed in terms of revenue [USD Million] as well as volume [k MT]. The report also includes the trends existing in the Inhalation […]

How to lower prescription drug costs

How to lower prescription drug costs

Bucket 1: Move the costs around The big picture: These proposals could reduce what patients pay for drugs, but not necessarily what the health care system as a whole pays. How it works: The gist here is to rearrange existing discounts within the drug supply chain, usually by targeting the various middlemen between drug companies […]