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Discounting hit J&J's Xarelto hard. Can a new launch turn things around?

Competition and discounting are understandably plaguing Johnson & Johnson’s older drugs. But its cardiovascular blockbuster Xarelto is also on that list. The New Jersey drugmaker reported a 14.4% dip in fourth-quarter sales for the anticoagulant, which competes against Pfizer and Bristol-Myers Squibb’s hotshot Eliquis and Boehringer Ingelheim’s Pradaxa. J&J attributed the ding to U.S. discounting in the… Read More »

Five St. Louis medical students launch 500 Women in Medicine advocacy project – STLtoday.com

[unable to retrieve full-text content]Five St. Louis medical students launch 500 Women in Medicine advocacy project  STLtoday.com They hope to soon launch a database with the names of women who can be a resource for anyone looking for experts in a medical field. "Medicine|Pharmacology" – Google News

With Gamifant launch rolling, Sobi unveils more data backing the rare disease med

SAN DIEGO—Armed with last month’s FDA approval, Sobi is rolling out its newly minted rare disease drug Gamifant with a small, targeted sales force, and Monday it unveiled more of the data that won the agency’s favor in the first place. In a phase 2/3 trial of Gamifant in primary haemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis (HLH), 64.7% of… Read More »