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This is the company's third biosimilar Biologics License Application in the United States.
The study found that 1 in 10 Americans struggles with a drug use disorder at some point in their lives.
A weight-loss cell phone app alone did not help overweight young adults sustain weight loss any better than a written handout did.
The action by NICE highlights discussion on both sides of the Atlantic about the cost of PCSK9 inhibitors, which lower LDL cholesterol.
Although, data on predictive risk factors for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease has been limited until now, researchers from the United Kingdom recently developed a model for predicting exacerbation risk using data obtainable from primary care.
What we're reading, November 18, 2015: global drug spending is expected to grow 30% in 5 years; Robert M. Califf, MD, sits through mostly friendly senate confirmation hearing for FDA nomination; and moderate coffee consumption could reduce some risks of death.
CMS has made available $32 million in funds to support efforts to further reduce the rate of uninsured children who are eligible for Medicaid or the Children's Health Insurance Program.
The drug is estimated to cost close to $13,000 per month.
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