‘Greed is a powerful weapon’: Are illegal kickbacks in Ontario driving up the cost of your generic drugs?

A hidden camera investigation and confidential documents obtained by The Fifth Estate raise questions about whether Canada’s largest pharmaceutical distributor is profiting from illegal kickbacks on sales of generic drugs in Ontario.

We compared the prices of Amazon’s line of generic over-the-counter medicine with other drugstores — and they’re way cheaper

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you’ll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase. Whenever I suddenly come down with a fever or allergy season sneaks up on me, it seems like I never have the proper medicine on hand and I’m […]

15 minutes with Lost Sphear: It’s a pretty but generic throwback RPG

PREVIEW: Though Final Fantasy XV is replete with modern sensibilities and road trips, Square Enix still has a soft spot for nostalgic Japanese role-playing games. Take Lost Sphear, for instance, the second title from the publisher’s Tokyo RPG Factory studio. It will hit Steam, PlayStation 4, and Nintendo Switch in early 2018. Square Enix established Tokyo […]

The CEO of generic drugmaker Teva just stepped down (TEVA)

Thomson Reuters Feb 6 (Reuters) – Israel-based generic drugmaker Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd said on Monday that Chief Executive Erez Vigodman was stepping down effective immediately and would be replaced on an interim basis by Yitzhak Peterburg, who has been chairman of Teva’s board of directors. Because Israeli company law calls for separation of the […]

Generic EpiPen: CVS Offers An Affordable Option To $600 EpiPen

CVS Pharmacy is selling a generic version of Mylan’s EpiPen at a sixth of its price. This news comes just months after the makers behind the life-saving allergy treatment was slammed by Congress for raising its prices. CVS Health Corp. said they will offer $ 109.99 for a two-pack of the generic version of Adrenalick, […]