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Pfizer recalls migraine med Relpax because of bacteria contamination

After an earlier recall of Relpax, Pfizer is again tracking down a couple of lots of the migraine headache med. This time, however, instead of a labeling issue, it is because the affected drugs may be contaminated with bacteria that could cause fatal infections in some patients. Pfizer Wednesday issued the nationwide voluntary recall for… Read More »

Pharmaceutical giant Pfizer didn’t reveal research showing arthritis drug could treat Alzheimer’s

Pfizer ‘deliberately buried’ data showing its arthritis drug might also prevent Alzheimer’s ‘because it wouldn’t have made the pharma giant any money’ Pfizer, based in New York, in 2015 found its drug Enbrel may have another use  An analysis found people taking it were significantly less likely to get Alzheimer’s But the company didn’t do… Read More »

Pfizer to raise U.S. drug prices in January after previously backing down

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Pfizer Inc said on Friday that it plans to hike U.S. prices on 41 of its medicines in January, after walking back its previous planned price increases this summer under pressure from President Donald Trump. FILE PHOTO: The logo of U.S. pharmaceutical corporation Pfizer Inc. at a branch in Zurich, Switzerland… Read More »