Citron Research's analysis notes that Lannett is highly leveraged and dependent on three drugs for a bulk of its sales and that even modest price cuts to its biggest sellers would cause it to violate its debt covenants.
The $960 million all-cash transaction is aimed at growing Lilly’s migraine pain management portfolio and will add a potential near-term launch to its late-stage pipeline.
Bayer AG has joined a host of companies, including General Motors, Hyundai and Walmart, that have pledged to either keep or create jobs in the U.S., The Wall Street Journal reported Wednesday. The Journal cited Trump transition team spokesman Sean Spicer, who said Bayer’s decision was the result of “the president-elect’s focus on creating a better business climate here in the United States.” Bayer is currently seeking regulatory approval for its planned $57 billion purchase of seed maker Monsanto, and committed research investments and "several thousand" new high-tech positions in the U.S. once that deal is successfully completed. (The Wall Street Journal)
For the fourth consecutive year, NCPA asked its members to rank legislative priorities. For the 115th Congress, the top three concerns are DIR fees, generic pricing transparency and any willing provider provision.
The publication of the draft guidance means that stakeholders can now comment for 60 days after Jan. 18 in order for comments to be considered before the final version of the guidance is written
Carsten Brun will oversee the company’s pharmaceutical arm in the United States, Canada, Central and Latin America, reporting to pharmaceutical division president and board of management member Dieter Weinand.
Before joining Southeastern Gayle Shields was VP pharmacy at Ahold USA, overseeing operations for 580 pharmacies in 11 states, serving in the position for five years. She has also held various positions for such companies as Allied Health, Maxor National Pharmacy Services Corp., Save Mart, Albertsons and Discover Health, among others.
Naloxone is now more accessible and easier to obtain in more than 240 Walgreens pharmacies throughout Arizona.
“This transition to the cloud continues our commitment to invest in technology solutions that help streamline care management,” stated Nilo Mehrabian, VP product management at McKesson Health Solutions.