The average retail cost of a larger group of 390 generic drugs used by older adults fell by 9.3% from 2016 to 2017, compared with an increase of 8.4% for a group of 267 brand-name
NBBI's existing pharmaceutical industry relationships will enhance the discount accessibility to consumers who are looking for lower brand-name
Senator Hatchs amendment, the Hatch-Waxman Integrity Act of 2018, would require a generic manufacturer wishing to challenge a brand-name
drug patent to choose between Hatch-Waxman litigation, which affords certain advantages such as being able to rely on the drug innovators safety and efficacy studies for FDA approval, and IPR, which is cheaper and faster than Hatch-Waxman litigation but does not provide the advantages of a streamlined generic approval process.
(3) What is the evidence that brand-name
and generic medications have similar Clinical effects?
Key clinical point: Patients adhere better to generic statin prescriptions than brand-name
statins, likely because of lower out-of-pocket costs.
In another case that's currently underway in a New Jersey district court, two generic companies sued the brand-name
company Actelion Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
But for antidepressants, only about 36% of the variation was due to the use of brand-name
rather than generic drugs.
Each year, Americans save an estimated $8 billion to $10 billion at retail pharmacies by purchasing generic drugs rather than brand-name
medications, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) reports.
The FDA approves all brand-name
and generic drugs, and the standards of quality are the same for either type.
will expand its brand name operation to more product lines, underscoring that the company is transforming into a brand-name
supplier from contract supplier, according to company chairman, C.H.
These will be packaged locally by Eczacibasi under the brand-name
Dyna with product launch intended in May.
Generic drugs are chemically identical to brand-name
drugs in every way: dose, safety, strength, quality, intended use, etc.