Maybe Pharmaceutical Reps Actually Aren – t Bribing Doctors – Bloomberg View #pharma #industry #news

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#pharmaceutical reps # Maybe Pharmaceutical Reps Actually Aren’t Bribing Doctors Is your doctor willing to sell you out for the price of a sandwich? That s the implication a lot of people seem to have taken from a new study published by JAMA Internal Medicine. It looked at the prescribing behavior of physicians for whom pharmaceutical reps bought meals, and found that those who got even a meal worth less than $20 — think Olive Garden or Potbelly, not Le Bernardin — were significantly more likely to prescribe brand-name medications that had a cheaper alternative. I m a little less …


James T O – Donnell – James J O – Donnell #thaiger #pharma

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#pharma consultant # Consultations in Pharmacology, Pharmacy, Toxicology, Chemistry Nutrition Drug Injury, drug testing and interpretation, Alcohol testing and effects James Thomas O’Donnell, Pharm.D. M.S. FCP, ABCP, FACN, R.Ph.. is a pharmacologist, pharmacist and nutritionist. His career has included pharmacy practice in a variety of settings, as well as teaching, research, publications, and consultations in pharmacology, pharmacy, and nutrition to industry, government, health care, publishing and legal fields. He is Associate Professor of Pharmacology at the Rush University Medical Center in Chicago, where he served as the Course Director for the Medical Pharmacology program. He also held Faculty appointments at …


You Can – t Duct Tape Quality: FDA Issues Consent Decree against Actavis Totowa #pharmaceutical #industry #marketing

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#actavis pharma manufacturing # Pharma Manufacturing You Can t Duct Tape Quality: FDA Issues Consent Decree against Actavis Totowa Submitted by pharmamanufacturing on Fri, 01/09/2009 – 12:48 In its neverending fight against both poor manufacturing practices and the manufacture and marketing of unapproved drugs, FDA has filed a Consent Decree and expects courts to prohibit Activis’ Totowa, New Jersey facility from further production. Actavis Totowa—a subsidiary of Iceland-based generics maker Actavis, Inc.—manufactures, packages, and distributes drugs from two sites in Totowa and one in Little Falls, N.J. FDA inspected Totowa’s Riverview Drive facility early in 2008 and found that the …


Maybe Pharmaceutical Reps Actually Aren – t Bribing Doctors – Bloomberg View #pharmaceutical #industry #data

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#pharmaceutical reps # Maybe Pharmaceutical Reps Actually Aren’t Bribing Doctors Is your doctor willing to sell you out for the price of a sandwich? That s the implication a lot of people seem to have taken from a new study published by JAMA Internal Medicine. It looked at the prescribing behavior of physicians for whom pharmaceutical reps bought meals, and found that those who got even a meal worth less than $20 — think Olive Garden or Potbelly, not Le Bernardin — were significantly more likely to prescribe brand-name medications that had a cheaper alternative. I m a little less …


James T O – Donnell – James J O – Donnell #biggest #pharma #companies

Posted On Dec 5 2017 by

#pharma consultant # Consultations in Pharmacology, Pharmacy, Toxicology, Chemistry Nutrition Drug Injury, drug testing and interpretation, Alcohol testing and effects James Thomas O’Donnell, Pharm.D. M.S. FCP, ABCP, FACN, R.Ph.. is a pharmacologist, pharmacist and nutritionist. His career has included pharmacy practice in a variety of settings, as well as teaching, research, publications, and consultations in pharmacology, pharmacy, and nutrition to industry, government, health care, publishing and legal fields. He is Associate Professor of Pharmacology at the Rush University Medical Center in Chicago, where he served as the Course Director for the Medical Pharmacology program. He also held Faculty appointments at …


Maybe Pharmaceutical Reps Actually Aren – t Bribing Doctors – Bloomberg View #pharm

Posted On Nov 27 2017 by

#pharmaceutical reps # Maybe Pharmaceutical Reps Actually Aren’t Bribing Doctors Is your doctor willing to sell you out for the price of a sandwich? That s the implication a lot of people seem to have taken from a new study published by JAMA Internal Medicine. It looked at the prescribing behavior of physicians for whom pharmaceutical reps bought meals, and found that those who got even a meal worth less than $20 — think Olive Garden or Potbelly, not Le Bernardin — were significantly more likely to prescribe brand-name medications that had a cheaper alternative. I m a little less …


Maybe Pharmaceutical Reps Actually Aren – t Bribing Doctors – Bloomberg View #world #pharma

Posted On Nov 17 2017 by

#pharmaceutical reps # Maybe Pharmaceutical Reps Actually Aren’t Bribing Doctors Is your doctor willing to sell you out for the price of a sandwich? That s the implication a lot of people seem to have taken from a new study published by JAMA Internal Medicine. It looked at the prescribing behavior of physicians for whom pharmaceutical reps bought meals, and found that those who got even a meal worth less than $20 — think Olive Garden or Potbelly, not Le Bernardin — were significantly more likely to prescribe brand-name medications that had a cheaper alternative. I m a little less …


Maybe Pharmaceutical Reps Actually Aren – t Bribing Doctors – Bloomberg View #valeo #pharma

Posted On Nov 10 2017 by

#pharmaceutical reps # Maybe Pharmaceutical Reps Actually Aren’t Bribing Doctors Is your doctor willing to sell you out for the price of a sandwich? That s the implication a lot of people seem to have taken from a new study published by JAMA Internal Medicine. It looked at the prescribing behavior of physicians for whom pharmaceutical reps bought meals, and found that those who got even a meal worth less than $20 — think Olive Garden or Potbelly, not Le Bernardin — were significantly more likely to prescribe brand-name medications that had a cheaper alternative. I m a little less …


You Can – t Duct Tape Quality: FDA Issues Consent Decree against Actavis Totowa #pharma #equipment

Posted On Nov 9 2017 by

#actavis pharma manufacturing # Pharma Manufacturing You Can t Duct Tape Quality: FDA Issues Consent Decree against Actavis Totowa Submitted by pharmamanufacturing on Fri, 01/09/2009 – 12:48 In its neverending fight against both poor manufacturing practices and the manufacture and marketing of unapproved drugs, FDA has filed a Consent Decree and expects courts to prohibit Activis’ Totowa, New Jersey facility from further production. Actavis Totowa—a subsidiary of Iceland-based generics maker Actavis, Inc.—manufactures, packages, and distributes drugs from two sites in Totowa and one in Little Falls, N.J. FDA inspected Totowa’s Riverview Drive facility early in 2008 and found that the …


Sick of pharmaceutical ads? Here – s why they won – t go away #radient #pharma

Posted On Nov 6 2017 by

#pharmaceutical advertising # It seems like every other billboard and commercial in the U.S. is for a prescription drug. And yet consumers can t buy them without a doctor s approval. So why target consumers with these ads? Do we really have that much influence over physicians? Here s how the U.S. became one of the only countries in the world where pharmaceutical companies peddle drugs to ordinary people. Food and Drug Administration Loopholes The United States and New Zealand are the only countries in the world that allow direct-to-consumer advertising of pharmaceuticals. Most countries banned the practice in the …