Three NY Dems strike measures inhibiting consumer ads

Share this article:
A trio of New York Democrats stood by Madison Avenue to strike measures aimed at inhibiting consumer ads of Rx drugs from the committee markup of the House legislation renewing PDUFA. Edolphus Towns, Eliot Engel and Anthony Weiner helped shepherd through an amendment gutting measures that would have imposed a moratorium on new drug ads and would require FDA approval prior to airing ads.
Share this article:

Email Newsletters

More in News

BMS Q2 sales slip, Eliquis, Yervoy soar

BMS Q2 sales slip, Eliquis, Yervoy soar

The company attributed part of the Eliquis boost to the BMS-Pfizer DTC and education efforts.

Gilead, Merck HCV marketing battle may be on horizon

Gilead, Merck HCV marketing battle may be on ...

Disclosed in its earnings report yesterday, Gilead may have a card up its sleeve to counter Merck's experimental hep. C combo regimen.

Sales of Biogen MS pill pick up overseas

Sales of Biogen MS pill pick up overseas

Biogen Idec is seeing strong sales for blockbuster MS drug Tecfidera, especially overseas where it's beginning to catch fire this summer.