Tag: Turing Pharmaceuticals

Senate launches Turing Pharmaceuticals investigation

Martin Shkreli stands in a window

The U.S. Senate sent the CEO of Turing Pharmaceuticals, Martin Shkreli, a letter on Wednesday informing him that the company is under investigation for the massive price increase of Daraprim.   Turing Pharmaceuticals was hit with a lot of negative PR after they raised the cost of Daraprim from $13.50 to $750 per pill, but… Read More

Turing Pharmaceuticals somehow gets even more unpopular, meet the $1 Daraprim pill

The San Diego-based Imprimis Pharmaceuticals announced on Thursday that they have developed an alternative to the $750 drug Daraprim, and it will only cost about $1 per pill.   Turing Pharmaceuticals started a big controversy in September, after they increased the price of their toxoplasmosis medication Daraprim from $13.50 to $750 per pill. Many were… Read More