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New heart failure drug could cut deaths by 20%

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Swiss pharmaceuticals group Novartis is planning to launch a new drug that has the potential to cut cardiovascular death and admissions to hospital by 20%.
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Global pharmaceutical sales projected to reach $1 trillion in 2014

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The outlook for the pharmaceutical industry is bright, according to a new report that identifies a number of positive trends.
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GSK recalls batches of Eye-Mo solution

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London-listed pharmaceuticals giant GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) has launched a voluntary recall of several batches of its Eye-Mo Red Eyes Formula Ophthalmic Solution.
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Roche acquires InterMune for $8.3 billion in move to strengthen respiratory portfolio

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Swiss pharmaceuticals group Roche revealed this week that it has agreed to acquire California-based biotechnology company InterMune Inc. in a deal worth $8.3 billion.
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Tighter restrictions to be placed on hydrocodone combination products

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Medicines containing hydrocodone, a highly addictive painkiller, will be subject to more restrictions under new rules published by the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) this week.
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Sanofi, MannKind agree on $925 million deal for inhaled insulin therapy

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Under the exclusive agreement with MannKind Corporation the two companies will collaborate on development and commercialization of Afrezza (insulin human) Inhalation Powder, a new rapid-acting inhaled insulin therapy for adults with type 1 and type 2 diabetes.
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US pharmaceutical packaging products market valued at $22.1 billion

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U.S. demand for pharmaceutical packaging products is expected to increase slightly in the next few years as drug makers upgrade the barrier, security and functional properties of their packaging systems.
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‘Track and trace,’ printing and the drug supply-chain security act

Secure the pharmaceutical industry’s future with marking technologies that support regulatory compliance
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Signed into law late in 2013, the primary objective of the Drug Quality and Security Act (DQSA) is to better identify and trace — down to the package level — certain prescription drugs distributed in the U.S. T
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FDA's regulatory policy not biased against Indian drug makers

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Amid news of regulatory action taken by the U.S. watchdog against pharmaceutical companies, at first glance it would appear that mostly Indian companies have come under fire.
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Salix Pharmaceuticals to merge with Cosmo subsidiary

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U.S.-based Salix Pharmaceuticals Ltd. has announced plans to merge with a unit of Italian company Cosmo Pharmaceuticals, Cosmo Technologies Ltd.
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