Manufacturers set list prices
, and say they need to keep raising prices to fund research on future medicines.
"Our systematic review found no evidence that brand-brand competition lowers list prices
in the U.S.
The blueprint laid out four strategies for solving the problems patients face: boosting competition, enhancing negotiation, creating incentives for lower list prices
, and bringing down out-of-pocket costs.
When asked why the list prices
of prescription drugs are so high, Olivier Brandicourt, MD, CEO of Sanofi, said: "We are trying to get formulary position with those high list price-high rebate.
-- Johnson & Johnson said Thursday it will start giving the list price
of its prescription drugs in television ads.
In many of these housing markets, rising list prices
were primarily driven by a shortage in for-sale inventories.
In summary two-thirds of the manufacturers appear to have slipped in basic list price
increases of an average of pounds 142.74 alongside the VAT rise.
PROTON has knocked up to pounds 1,000 off the list price
of some of its cars, with pro-rata reductions on cheaper models in the range.
Turkish cargo operator MNG Airlines has also chosen the Trent 700 for two firm A330 orders and one option, with a potential value of SI80 million (pounds 91.8 million) at engine list prices
Unfilled orders for the Next-Generation 737 exceed 1,800 aircraft, worth over USD130bn at list prices
, Boeing reported.
Brazilian aircraft maker Embraer said on Wednesday it sold 60 business jets from its new Phenom line to two US-based companies and one from Spain for a total of USD$188 million at list prices
. Oct 19, 2006