Generics

Generic Drug Pricing Trends

November 05, 2019

Savings totaled $293 billion in 2018.

Generic Drugs 101: What Pharmacists Need to Know

November 05, 2019

Abbreviated New Drug Applications, state laws, and more.

Biosimilars: Some Call for ‘Cautious Optimism’

October 01, 2019

Biosimilars may need more time to devleop in the market.

Generics of Older Drugs Could Have Saved Medicare Billions, Study Says

September 30, 2019

Racemic substitutions for single-enantiomer drugs offer new opportunities for savings.

Generics and Biosimilars Facing Formulary Difficulties

September 11, 2019

New changes are making it more difficult for generics and biosimilars to compete on formularies.

Decitabine and Fosaprepitant Generics Approved by FDA

September 06, 2019

First generic specialty injections approved for Novadoz Pharmaceuticals. 

First Generic Lyrica Capsules Approved by FDA

July 22, 2019

Distributed by Invagen, a subsidiary of Cipla Ltd.

Generic VESIcare Tablets to Launch in U.S.

May 21, 2019

Update: now available from three manufacturers. 

New Partnership to Reduce Chronic Drug Shortages

May 15, 2019

Xellia Pharmaceuticals will manufacture essential antibiotics for Civica Rx.

44 States Join Lawsuit Alleging Price Fixing for Generics

May 13, 2019

Suit filed in Connecticut alleges companies conspired to inflate prices on more than 100 generic drugs.

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