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Americans feel entitled to discounts on high cost medication

It is well documented that the cost of prescription medication is very high in America, higher than any other region in the world. for example, Gilead's Solvadi cost $81 000 to treat Hepatitis C. As a result, patients try to do all they can to minimize the cost of medication. One of the way that patients reduce medication cost is through discounts.

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Roche's Gazyva growth plans endengered after Lymphoma trial failure

Roche’s Gazyva fell short in a late-stage lymphoma trial, jeopardizing the company’s expansion plans for the Rituxan follow-up. The newer med failed to best gold-standard Rituxan in previously untreated patients with diffuse large B-cell lymphoma, according to topline results from a new trial.

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Weaker pound post Brexit vote hits Indian Pharma firms hard Feature

India's drug export industry players such as Sun Pharmaceutical Industries, Dr. Reddy's Laboratories ($DRREDDY) and Glenmark Pharmaceuticals among others took an estimated combined hit of as much as INR5 billion ($75 million) from the sharp fall in the British pound after a U.K. referendum told the country to leave the European Union--in what has become known as "Brexit."

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