Pfizer Fizzles: Drug Company Has Rough First Quarter
The drug maker sees revenue drop 9 percent and income down 15 percent since 2013.
Health Spending Growth Slows, But Obamacare Impact 'Minimal'
For the fourth year in a row, Americans’ spending on health care grew at one of the slowest rates ever recorded. National health expenditures in 2012 increased just 3.7 percent over the year before – a rate relatively stable since 2009 and at historic lows,...
Cheap Prescription Drug Secrets Revealed By Consumer Group
A little research can save you a lot of cash on prescription drugs, according to a secret shopping study by Consumer Reports. The magazine called more than 200 pharmacies across the country to request retail prices for five best-selling drugs: The diabetes drug Actos; the antidepressant...
Real Money: Save Big on Prescription Drug Expenses
Tonight, "world news" is back putting cash in your pocket. We saved one family thousands of dollars on prescription drugs. And tonight, another simple way to save money while sitting on your sofa. Abc's paula faris with real money. Reporter: Remember cari and andrew from florida? Together with
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Apps Could Mean Cheaper Prescription Drugs at Your Fingertips
ABC News’ Paula Faris reports: After last week’s “Real Money” piece on saving thousands on prescription drugs, many viewers inquired about how easy it was to use the money-saving apps suggested by expert Michelle Katz. So, Katz, a health care advocate, joined up with the...
Treatment Guidelines Fraught With Financial Conflicts
The stated intent of treatment guidelines is to "guide" clinicians' treatment of patients with a series of recommendations based on evidence. But that intent may not be universally reflected in published guidelines and the disconnect is all about money. Money Talks Doctors with financial ties to
Ranbaxy: Generic Lipitor Producer's Plant Shuts Down
FDA is monitoring recall after glass particles were found in bottles of a generic version of Lipitor.
Generic Lipitor Production Halted to Clear Glass From Capsules
Ranbaxy Pharmaceuticals Inc., the company that makes a generic version of the cholesterol-controlling medicine Lipitor, has agreed to stop producing the drug because it is unable to explain why some of the capsules are laced with tiny pieces of glass. Millions of Americans take Lipitor and its
Generic Lipitor Warning: Manufacturer Halts Production of Drug
David Kerley looks into production problems in generic form of cholesterol drug.