Tag: pharmaceutical regulations
Open Up Off-Label Drug Communication and Let the Market Work!

Off-label information policy reform works to broaden what information drug providers can share.

Who Benefits from “Right to Try” Laws?

The Goldwater Institute has had great success getting states to pass “Right to Try” laws. Right to Try allows a desperately sick patient to take an experimental new medicine before the FDA has approved it. Since I last wrote about this in May 2014, 31 states have passed Right to Try. Further, U.S. Senator...
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FDA Driving Drug Prices into Stratosphere

BloombergBusiness has another story of a jaw-dropping price hike for a very old medical. In this case, Colchicine, a gout remedy so old that the ancient Greeks knew about its effects, used to cost about 25 cents per pill in the U.S. Then in 2010 its price suddenly jumped 2,000 percent. How did this...
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