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How Viagra revolutionized the erectile dysfunction market

The erectile dysfunction market isn’t as lucrative as it once was, but that hasn’t mattered much to Pfizer. The New York-based pharmaceutical giant is holding a strong share in the ED drug marketplace even as competition from generic drugmakers consumes sales of its once-blockbuster male libido treatment, Viagra. The medication, originally developed with the intention… Read More »

Novartis’ Kisqali takes step back in heated market after NICE no vote

With sales of its breast cancer drug Kisqali lagging, Novartis saw an opening in the U.K. market to gain ground on its competitors. Now that door has swung shut. In draft guidance published Wednesday, the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) chose not to recommend Kisqali (ribociclib) for treatment of women with hormone… Read More »

Three largest insurers dominate market share in at least 37 states, GAO report says

The three largest healthcare insurers held 80 percent of more of their market in at least 37 states, according to a report by the Government Accountability Office. The GAO studied the large group, small group and individual insurance markets. Three or fewer insurers held 80 percent or more of the market in at least 46… Read More »