SPOTLIGHT: Merck posts $1.6 billion loss

Merck reported a whopping $1.6 billion loss for the fourth quarter, mostly because of massive accounting charges related to its $4.85 billion Vioxx settlement. During the same period last year, Merck posted a $473.9 million profit. Meanwhile, some Florida patients left out of the Vioxx deal now want in. Report | Report

Free Webinar

What could you do with real-time supply chain information at your fingertips?

Interested in complete supply chain real-time data visibility? Unlock productivity with digital workflows, manage plants inventory with real-time supply chain information and enable faster decision-making with data visualization with pci | bridge. Register today!

Suggested Articles

Implementing data integration strategy in your commercialization breaks down traditional healthcare silos and improves patient outcomes.

Roche and Blueprint's RET inhibitor Gavreto has won FDA go-ahead to treat certain types of thyroid cancer, leveling the field with Lilly's Retevmo.

CDMO Sterling Pharma Solutions is plotting a buyout of a U.K.-based antibody-drug conjugate specialist in a new bid at the next-gen cancer fighters.