How Many "Me-Too" Drugs Is Too Many?

JAMA. 2011 Feb 16;305(7):711-2. doi: 10.1001/jama.2011.152.

MeSH terms

  • Drug Approval*
  • Drug Discovery
  • Drugs, Generic
  • Hydroxymethylglutaryl-CoA Reductase Inhibitors* / pharmacology
  • Hydroxymethylglutaryl-CoA Reductase Inhibitors* / therapeutic use
  • Quinolines / pharmacology
  • Quinolines / therapeutic use
  • Therapeutic Equivalency
  • United States
  • United States Food and Drug Administration

Substances

  • Drugs, Generic
  • Hydroxymethylglutaryl-CoA Reductase Inhibitors
  • Quinolines
  • pitavastatin