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Trump Administration Brags About Quick Generic Drug Approvals. But Hundreds Of Them Aren’t For Sale.

By Sydney Lupkin and Jay Hancock The Trump administration has been trumpeting a huge increase in generic drug approvals by the Food and Drug Administration in the past two years, the result of its actions to streamline a cumbersome process and combat anti-competitive practices. But nearly half of those newly approved drugs aren’t being sold […]

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FDA Approves First Generic EpiPen

(Reuters) ― The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Thursday approved Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd’s generic version of Mylan NV’s life-saving allergy injection, EpiPen, at a time when regulators are looking to lower healthcare costs. U.S.-listed shares of Teva jumped 6 percent to $ 23.88, while those of Mylan were down 1.3 percent at $ […]