Pharmaceuticals Marketing & Sales
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Big Pharma Making a killing: New Internationalist November 2003
Serial Publication (Periodical)
A look at big pharmaceutical companies and issues surrounding their pursuit for profit at the expense of peoples' health.
Connexions: Volume 9, Number 1 - Spring 1984 - Energy - A Digest of Resources and Groups for Social Change
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Deception By Design: Pharmaceutical Promotion in the Third World
Lexchin, Joel; Kaur, Shila Rani
The authors discuss the workings of the pharmaceutical industry by exposing the unethical marketing practices, double standards and weak marketing codes.
The Drug Companies' Expansion Into Emerging Markets: Profit, Drugs, and International Markets
Faced with declining prescription drug sales in the U.S., and having lost patent protection for many profitable drugs, the drug industry is relying increasingly in new markets such as China and other ...
A web portal featuring information and resources about health, with articles, documents, books, websites, and experts and spokespersons. The home page features a selection of recent and important arti...
Pfizer's Elixir of Youth?: Tamoxifen Makes Women Live Longer (Says Manufacturer of Tamoxifen)
It was a great moment in Pharma funded physician “education.” At a symposium at the American Psychiatric Association’s 2010 meeting called “Mood, Memory and Myths: What Really Happens at Menopause,” t...
Pharma Funded "Patient" Groups Keep Drug Prices Astronomical
Private Profits vs Public Policy: The Pharmaceutical Industry and the Canadian State
According to Joel Lexchin, "Given the central role that medicines play in keeping us healthy, it is essential that we understand the policy environment that governs drug development, from the initial ...
The Real Pushers: A Critical Analysis of the Canadian Drug Industry
A comprehensive analysis of the pharmaceutical drug industry in Canada.
Strictly Legal: The Caronia Decision and a Culture of Mercantile Nihilism
The Caronia decision reveals an injustice system whose function is to provide legal cover for the excesses of the corporate elite. Caronia is a wake-up moment, announcing that the institutions and the...
The Truth About the Drug Companies
The combined profits for the ten drug companies in the Fortune 500 ($35.9 billion) were more than the profits for all the other 490 businesses put together ($33.7 billion) [in 2002]. Over the past two...
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Health Action International
Stichting Health Action International is a Dutch civil society Non-Government Organisation (NGO), with a coordinating office (HAI Global) in Amsterdam and partner regional offices Africa (Nairobi), As...
Concerned with the appropriate -- and inappropriate -- marketing of pharmaceuticals.
David Healy's comprehensive argument against the pharmaceuticalization of medicine is an indictment of problems in health care that are leading to a growing number of deaths and disabilities.
Pharmageddon: how the US got hooked on prescription drugs
White House declares prescription drug abuse in US 'alarming' as thousands flock to Florida – the home of oxycodone pill mills
An investigation into the underground trade of oxycodone, a widely abused prescription drug. Ninety-eight percent of prescriptions in the United States come from southern Florida, where doctors at "pi...
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Countering misleading drug promotion
Misleading drug promotion harms health and wastes money. An international non-profit organisation for everyone interested in improving health care.