Here come drug prices in TV ads

According to a report in FiercePharmaMarketing, J&J’s Janssen unit might be the first US pharma company to include price information in its TV advertising for Xarelto, a widely used blood thinner. The ads, which include a $448 list price for […]

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For DSCSA compliance, PDSA is back in the public eye

A fundamental fact of making the Drug Supply Chain Security Act (DSCSA) effective is that collaboration is required among participants in the entire pharma supply chain—manufacturers, distributors, pharmacies and health systems, and a long tail of specialized firms including logistics […]

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Scott Gottlieb, FDA Commissioner, is resigning

Gottlieb, one of the best-regarded appointments in President Trump’s administration, will be leaving the agency in a month, according to numerous press reports. The nominal reason is to spend more time with his family, which is often Washington-speak for disenchantment […]

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