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Tainted drugs: When medicine makes patients sicker – ABC News

This is a Kaiser Health News story. The Food and Drug Administration is supposed to inspect all factories, foreign and domestic, that produce drugs for the U.S. market. But a KHN review of thousands of FDA documents — inspection records, recalls, warning letters and lawsuits — reveals how drugs that are poorly manufactured or contaminated… Read More »

Medicine makers continue to consider healthcare market lucrative – The Jakarta Post – Jakarta Post

The pharmaceutical industry  continues to consider the healthcare market lucrative despite late reimbursements by the Healthcare and Social Security Agency (BPJS Kesehatan), caused by the agency receiving insufficient revenue to cover public healthcare costs. State-owned pharmaceutical company PT Kimia Farma corporate secretary Ganti Winarno said in Jakarta on Tuesday the market would significantly expand in… Read More »