A new treatment for a condition that can feel like tiny people skating on razor blades in your stomach and affects an estimated 200 million women just got approved (ABBV)

Reuters The FDA just approved elagolix, a new treatment for women living with endometriosis. Endometriosis, a condition that affects millions of women, occurs when tissue from the uterus grows outside of it, leading to cysts, heavy bleeding, and scarring.  It’s the first new treatment in a pill form for the disorder in more than a […]

RANKED: These are the most and least reputable drug companies in the world (ABBV, PFE, NVS, JNJ, NVO, GILD, GSK, AZN, MRK)

REUTERS/Karoly Arvai Glancing at the headlines, it might seem like drug companies have a hard time avoiding anger over the prices of medications.  But public opinions about them have changed in some surprising ways in recent years, especially amid controversies over the high and rising prices of drugs, specifically in the US. A new analysis from the research consulting […]

Drugmaker AbbVie’s profit and revenue beat as sales of a key drug rose (ABBV)

AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File April 27 (Reuters) – AbbVie Inc’s quarterly profit and revenue beat analysts’ estimates, helped by demand for its top-selling treatment, Humira. Humira, used to treat forms of arthritis and Crohn’s disease among other conditions, generated sales of $ 4.12 billion, just ahead of analysts’ estimates, accounting for nearly 63 percent […]