All posts tagged with Drugs
09/14/2017 / By Russel Davis

Pharmacy chain giant CVS Health Corporation recently came under fire for allegedly overcharging insured customers for certain generic prescriptions. A lawsuit

http://www.bigpharmanews.com/2017-09-14-cvs-sued-for-conspiring-to-overcharge-insured-patients-for-prescription-drugs.html

09/11/2017 / By Vicki Batts

It often seems like the corruption of Big Pharma knows no bounds — and just when you think they can’t

http://www.bigpharmanews.com/2017-09-11-drug-company-created-massive-network-of-fake-cancer-patients-to-sell-lucrative-prescriptions-while-bribing-doctors.html

09/11/2017 / By Isabelle Z.

A new study has found alarmingly high concentrations of human antidepressants in several species of fish in the Niagara River,

http://www.bigpharmanews.com/2017-09-11-great-lakes-fish-found-heavily-contaminated-with-antidepressant-drug-chemicals.html

09/08/2017 / By Lance D Johnson

A North Carolina man is positive that an over-the-counter cold medication drove him to stab his wife to death while

http://www.bigpharmanews.com/2017-09-08-man-says-cold-medicine-caused-him-to-stab-his-wife-to-death-in-his-sleep.html

09/07/2017 / By Russel Davis

A study published in Acta Physiologica warns that long-term use of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) such as ibuprofen may inhibit muscle

http://www.bigpharmanews.com/2017-09-07-ibuprofen-found-to-block-muscle-gains-after-exercise.html

09/03/2017 / By Isabelle Z.

There are lots of reasons that people despise Big Pharma, but a recent investigation has revealed yet another way that

http://www.bigpharmanews.com/2017-09-03-how-big-pharma-rips-off-everybody-by-selling-low-cost-pills-at-over-1000-mark-ups.html

09/03/2017 / By Rhonda Johansson

A comprehensive study validates the impact opioid abuse has on our country, with results suggesting that from 2009 to 2015,

http://www.bigpharmanews.com/2017-09-03-opioid-epidemic-reaches-whole-new-crisis-level-as-big-pharma-drugs-out-america-for-profit.html

09/03/2017 / By Frances Bloomfield

In this day and age, you can have just about anything delivered to your doorstep by way of drone. One

http://www.bigpharmanews.com/2017-09-03-abortion-pills-on-demand-as-drones-will-deliver-morning-after-pills-to-customers.html

08/30/2017 / By Lance D Johnson

The pharmaceutical industry practically runs the mainstream media and dictates the behavior of most journalists, commentators, and talking heads. Direct

http://www.bigpharmanews.com/2017-08-30-nyt-now-painting-big-pharma-ceos-as-cultural-heroes-even-as-their-products-murder-millions.html

08/27/2017 / By Isabelle Z.

Psychiatric drug use is on the rise in the U.S., with one out of every six Americans now taking some

http://www.bigpharmanews.com/2017-08-27-over-a-million-children-under-the-age-of-six-are-currently-on-psychiatric-drugs-in-america.html

08/27/2017 / By Russel Davis

Taking medical cannabis may significantly reduce the need for prescription medications, a recent study revealed. As part of research, a team

http://www.bigpharmanews.com/2017-08-27-medical-cannabis-use-found-to-dramatically-decrease-reliance-on-addictive-prescription-medications.html

08/24/2017 / By Isabelle Z.

As America grapples with alleviating the opioid addiction crisis that killed more than 30,000 people in the country in 2015,

http://www.bigpharmanews.com/2017-08-24-68000-doctors-bribed-by-big-pharma-with-47-million-to-prescribe-dangerous-painkiller-drugs-analysis-finds.html

08/22/2017 / By Jhoanna Robinson

Robin Feldman, a professor in pharmaceutical law at University of California, testified in September 2016 before the House of Representatives

http://www.bigpharmanews.com/2017-08-22-big-pharma-is-actively-blocking-efforts-to-halt-the-opioid-epidemic-because-theres-profit-in-poison.html

08/19/2017 / By Rhonda Johansson

Leading retail pharmacy chain, CVS, is being implicated in an overcharging scheme which used “clawbacks” to jack up prices for

http://www.bigpharmanews.com/2017-08-19-lawsuit-cvs-pharmacies-accused-of-hiking-up-drug-prices-for-those-with-insurance.html