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US drug company rescinds big price increase on TB drug

It also agrees to give back drug it acquired last month to previous non-profit owner under pressure

"Price-gouging like this in the speciality drug market is outrageous." - Hillary Clinton tweeted. She said she would announce a plan to deal with rising drug prices.

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A HUGE overnight price increase for an important tuberculosis drug has been rescinded after the company that acquired the drug gave it back to its previous owner under pressure, it was announced on Monday.

However, outrage over a gigantic price increase for another drug...

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