Mind boggling price increases of generic drugs - the modus operandi

Last Modified: Fri Oct 02 2015 19:27:18 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 5000%
    increase in price overnight after Turing Pharmaceutical, bought a 62-year old drug Diaprim.
  • 536%
    price increase for Isuprel by Valeant post a recent acqusition.
  • 236%
    unexpected rise in prices of Nitropress, once again, after an buy-out by Valeant.
  • 14% - 140%
    largest price increases several speciality pharma companies such as Allergan, Maltlinckrodt, and Mylan using similar methods.