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NBC News
Free Lunches Pay off for Drug Companies, Study Showsinformation for four popular drugs from nearly 280,000 Medicare physicians. Th
Free Lunches Pay off for Drug Companies, Study Shows
NBC News / Posted 5 days ago
information for four popular drugs from nearly 280,000 Medicare physicians. They included the cholesterol-lowering drug rosuvastatin (brand-name Crestor), the blood pressure drugs nebivolol (brand-name Bystolic) and olmesartan medoxomil... Read more
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Business Insider
There's a remarkably simple way for drug companies to get doctors to favor their products over generic alternativesdrug, the researchers chose the most prescribed brand name. For the heart drugs
There's a remarkably simple way for drug companies to get doctors to favor their products over generic alternatives
Business Insider / Posted 5 days ago
drug, the researchers chose the most prescribed brand name. For the heart drugs, they chose Crestor (known generically as rosuvastatin) to represent the statins, Bystolic (nebivolol) for the beta-blockers, and Benicar (olmesartan) for... Read more
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FOX News
Drug company-sponsored meals tied to more prescriptionsdrug, the researchers chose the most prescribed brand name. For the heart drugs
Drug company-sponsored meals tied to more prescriptions
FOX News / Posted 5 days ago
drug, the researchers chose the most prescribed brand name. For the heart drugs, they chose Crestor (known generically as rosuvastatin) to represent the statins, Bystolic (nebivolol) for the beta-blockers, and Benicar (olmesartan) for... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Drug company-sponsored meals tied to more prescriptionsdrug, the researchers chose the most prescribed brand name. For the heart drugs
Drug company-sponsored meals tied to more prescriptions
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
drug, the researchers chose the most prescribed brand name. For the heart drugs, they chose Crestor (known generically as rosuvastatin) to represent the statins, Bystolic (nebivolol) for the beta-blockers, and Benicar (olmesartan) for... Read more
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Bel Marra Health
Diabetes risk higher in postmenopausal women using statins, up by 48 percent: Studysimvastatin and atorvastatin) may up the risk of developing diabetes. One clin
Diabetes risk higher in postmenopausal women using statins, up by 48 percent: Study
Bel Marra Health / Posted 13 days ago
simvastatin and atorvastatin) may up the risk of developing diabetes. One clinical trial showed that prolonged intake of rosuvastatin heralded a 27 percent increase in the risk of diabetes. On the flip side, a similar trial suggested that... Read more
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Business Standard India
Biocon hits new lifetime highBiocon's biosimilar insulin Glargine got approval in Japan and also got approva
Biocon hits new lifetime high
Business Standard India / Posted 20 days ago
Biocon's biosimilar insulin Glargine got approval in Japan and also got approval in the European Union for Biocon's generic Rosuvastatin Calcium tablets, its first generic formulation in the developed markets. It expects filings in FY17 after the... Read more
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Business Standard India
Yes Bank, BPCL, Biocon, Finolex Cables hit lifetime highsBiocon's biosimilar insulin Glargine got approval in Japan and also got approva
Yes Bank, BPCL, Biocon, Finolex Cables hit lifetime highs
Business Standard India / Posted 30 days ago
Biocon's biosimilar insulin Glargine got approval in Japan and also got approval in the European Union for Biocon's generic Rosuvastatin Calcium tablets, its first generic formulation in the developed markets. It expects filings in FY17 after the... Read more
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FOX News
Inefficient prescribing costs billions of health care dollarsexample, instead of prescribing AstraZeneca's Crestor, a statin drug for loweri
Inefficient prescribing costs billions of health care dollars
FOX News / Posted a month ago
example, instead of prescribing AstraZeneca's Crestor, a statin drug for lowering high cholesterol, doctors might prescribe rosuvastatin, which is the less expensive generic form of Crestor. Another, less widely accepted approach is known as... Read more

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