AMA Calls For Ban On 'Direct-To-Consumer' Drug Ads

AMA Calls For Ban On 'Direct-To-Consumer' Drug Ads
"For an example, the new hepatitis C drugs are very expensive and they're getting advertised on television because for every patient that they get, it's a huge amount of money for the insurance companies," Howard said. "Those drugs are good, no doubt …
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FDA Issues Warning about Serious Effects of Two HCV Drugs
The FDA warned health care providers and patients that two recently approved drugs to treat hepatitis C infection, Viekira Pak (ombitasvir-paritaprevir-ritonavir tablets; dasabuvir tablets) and Technivie (ombitasvir-paritaprevir-ritonavir) tablets …
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Pamela Anderson: Tommy Lee is also Hepatitis C free
Blond bombshell Pamela – who has sons Brandon and Dylan from her relationship with Tommy – admits her diagnosis with the condition and the potential to get seriously sick because of it has affected every aspect of her life and now she's Hepatitis C …
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2nd hospital now part of hepatitis C investigation
Several high-profile cases of hepatitis C exposure at hospitals have raised awareness about "drug diversion," the industry's name for when employees steal medication. In 2013, a traveling medical technician was sentenced to 39 years in prison after 45 …
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