Canada warns U.S. against drug import plans, citing shortage concerns

18 July 2019 - Canada opposes any U.S. plans to buy Canadian prescription drugs that might threaten the country’s drug supply ...

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On prescription drug prices, will Trump turn words into action?

15 July 2019 - Last week, President Trump declared his administration would soon issue an executive order mandating a so-called ...

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There is no single, best policy for drug prices

15 July 2019 - Most Americans would like the government to act, but a one-size-fits-all approach is unlikely to be the ...

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FDA approves Bayer's Gadavist (gadobutrol) injection as the first and only contrast agent for use in cardiac magnetic resonance imaging in adult patients with known or suspected coronary artery disease

15 July 2019 - Coronary artery disease is an important public health issue-- a disease that affects 16.5 million Americans. ...

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Implementation of “coverage with evidence development” drug approval strategies found lacking

15 July 2019 - Lessons from early deployments in The Netherlands. ...

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The FDA disagrees with its own expert panels how often?

15 July 2019 - As the FDA grapples with rising pressure to approve new medicines more quickly, a new analysis ...

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Teva announces FDA approval of AirDuo Digihaler (fluticasone propionate 113 mcg and salmeterol 14 mcg) inhalation powder

15 July 2019 - The first digital maintenance asthma inhaler therapy with integrated sensors joins Teva’s digital rescue inhaler therapy to ...

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Private health care facing 'death spiral' if young, healthy users abandon insurance, report says

16 July 2019 - Australia's health care system has become increasingly unfair, costly and confusing, according to a new report, ...

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Brexit: 'No guarantee' of medicines if no EU deal agreed

14 July 2019 - Scottish Brexit Secretary Mike Russell has said he cannot absolutely guarantee the supply of medicine to ...

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Biden health care plan would curb drug prices, raise taxes on rich

15 July 2019 - Former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden, the front-runner in the Democratic presidential race, unveiled a health care ...

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Are prescription drug prices going down?

15 July 2019 - On a key health-care issue, Trump and Gillibrand made opposite claims within days of each other.  ...

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China to soften generic drug buying program

15 July 2019 - Chinese drug makers jumped on Monday after a local news report that a centralised drug procurement ...

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NICE recommends Skyrizi, Forxiga

15 July 2019 - NICE has recommended two new drugs on the NHS, AbbVie’s Skyrizi (risankizumab) and AstraZeneca’s Forxiga (dapagliflozin) ...

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Update on US regulatory decision for Farxiga in type 1 diabetes

15 July 2019 - AstraZeneca today announced that the US FDA has issued a complete response letter regarding the supplemental ...

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Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme restrictions on anti‐epileptic drug prescribing promote unsafe and outdated practice

1 July 2019 - The PBS urgently needs to update anti‐epileptic drug prescribing restrictions that put patients and prescribers at ...

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Academies call on health minsters to resolve health data issues

15 July 2019 - Regulatory barriers that limit timely access to population and health data must be resolved to achieve ...

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