Cátedra UNESCO de Bioética

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  • Observatorio de Bioética y Derecho
  • Cátedra UNESCO de Bioética
  • Universidad de Barcelona
  • Av. Diagonal 684
    Facultad de Derecho
  • 08034 Barcelona
  • Tel. (+34) 93 403 45 46
  • obd.ub@ub.edu

"Abuses of FDA Regulatory Procedures — The Case of Suboxone"

The New England Journal of Medicine

The manufacturer of brand-name buprenorphine products exploited various FDA regulatory procedures to impede market entry of generic competitors and to maintain high prices. This case provides an example of the kinds of abuses that are common in prescription-drug markets.