In recent years, the number of new drugs approved by the FDA has reached record highs. With this situation, the pricing of specialty drugs is getting higher and higher, and the prices of some new technology therapies that have not yet been approved are even more jaw-dropping. According to… Continue Reading The 20 most expensive drugs in the US pharmacy retail price in 2018

  The original research pricing strategy caused controversy A few years ago, a group of oncologists wrote an editorial on drug prices, with the breakthrough tyrosine kinase inhibitor Gleevec (imatinib mesylate) as an example of extreme pricing practices. This has sparked a major discussion about the price and value of… Continue Reading Reflection on Gleevec pricing

“The reason why the medicine is expensive is because you bought the second medicine. The price of the first medicine is billions of dollars.” It is cheap to produce tablets and it is difficult to develop new drugs. This is every pharmaceutical circle. The basic logic that was instilled at… Continue Reading Gleevec’s cost and price