Pharmaceutical Industry

Big Pharma really, really doesn't want you to know the true value of its drugs

Big Pharma really, really doesn't want you to know the true value of its drugs

The latest poster child for cruel and inhuman drug pricing is Kaleo Pharma, maker of an emergency injector for a med called naloxone, which is used as an antidote to save the lives of people who overdose on painkillers.

As America’s opioid crisis reaches epidemic levels, Kaleo has jacked up the list price for its Evzio auto-injector by 600%, soaring from $690 several years ago to $4,500, according to lawmakers.

 Nearly three dozen senators wrote to Kaleo’s chief executive, Spencer Williamson, last week to say they were

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