Pharmaceutical Executive-12-05-2007

News Analysis
Pharmaceutical Executive

December 05, 2007

The State of Arkansas filed suit against Risperdal manufacturer Johnson & Johnson, claiming promotion of the drug for nonmedical uses has led to increased prescriptions being written and bigger payouts by Medicaid.

News Analysis
Pharmaceutical Executive

November 05, 2007

HHS and Kaiser Family Foundation leverage phone texting technology to help people locate their nearest HIV/AIDS testing facility. Although slow to be adopted by the pharma industry, text marketing is becoming a useful tool to send health information directly to patients.