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UK Industry Group Sees More Complaints Against Pharma Members in 2016 By Michael Mezher - Published 30 October 2017

The Prescription Medicines Code of Practice Authority (PMCPA), which oversees the Association of the British Pharmaceutical Industry's (ABPI) code of practice, says it saw more complaints about drugmakers' promotional materials and activities in 2016 than in the previous year.

Categories: News, Europe, Advertising and Promotion, Drugs


Celgene, Takeda and Others Found in Breach of UK’s Pharma Code of Practice By Zachary Brennan - Published 14 March 2017

When is it OK for a pharmaceutical company to fail to quality check bags stored in a basement for three years before supplying them to pharmacies to use when dispensing the chemotherapy Navelbine (vinorelbine) to patients? Apparently never, according to Tuesday’s rundown of companies breaching the Association of British Pharmaceutical Industry’s (APBI) Code of Practice.

Categories: News, Europe, MHRA, Biologics and biotechnology, Compliance, Crisis management, Drugs, Ethics

Tags: Celgene, Takeda, Pierre Fabre, PMCPA, ABPI

MHRA Raises Concerns Over Improper Biosimilar Marketing By Zachary Brennan - Published 02 August 2016

The UK’s Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) on Tuesday unveiled its misgivings with a two-day promotional meeting for UK health professionals on the Remicade (infliximab) biosimilar Remsima in Norway.

Categories: News, Europe, MHRA, Advertising and Promotion, Biologics and biotechnology, Crisis management, Government affairs

Tags: Remsima, Remicade, biosimilar, drug promotion, ABPI, PMCPA