Click a topic below for an index of articles:

 

New-Material

Home

Alternative-Treatments

Financial or Socio-Economic Issues

Forum

Health Insurance

Hepatitis

HIV/AIDS

Institutional Issues

International Reports

Legal Concerns

Math Models or Methods to Predict Trends

Medical Issues

Our Sponsors

Occupational Concerns

Our Board

Religion and infectious diseases

State Governments

Stigma or Discrimination Issues

If you would like to submit an article to this website, email us at info@heart-intl.net for a review of this paper
info@heart-intl.net

 

any words all words
Results per page:

“The only thing necessary for these diseases to the triumph is for good people and governments to do nothing.”

    

 

Appendix A
Drug Company Lobbying by Year (1997-2000)

Company

1997

1998

1999

2000

Abbott Laboratories

$893,300

$1,877,147

$6,789,000

$4,840,000

Agouron Pharmaceuticals

$20,000

$40,000

$64,000

$94,600

Allergan, Inc.

$170,000

$370,000

$400,000

$90,000

American Home Products Corporation

$2,500,000

$2,210,000

$2,460,000

$4,037,551

Amgen, Inc.

$1,240,000

$2,360,000

$3,440,600

$2,680,000

Anesta Corp.

-

$60,000

$20,000

-

Astra Merck

$150,000

$216,000

-

-

AstraZeneca PLC

$940,000

$1,020,000

$220,000

$640,000

Aventis

-

-

$210,000

-

Aventis Pasteur Inc.

-

-

$40,000

-

Aventis Pharma AG

-

-

$310,000

$1,560,000

Barr Laboratories

$160,000

$234,721

$180,000

$120,000

Baxter International

$980,000

$960,000

$1,720,000

$2,480,000

Bayer Corporation

$1,055,621

$540,000

$1,109,918

$1,336,775

Becton, Dickinson & Co.

$480,000

$620,000

$650,000

$1,042,713

Biogen, Inc.

$0

$100,000

$166,000

$460,000

Biotech Research & Develop. Corp.

$42,000

$22,000

$21,000

$137,500

Biotechnology Industry Org.

$1,276,549

$1,703,990

$2,558,796

$2,857,000

Biovail Corp. International

-

$200,000

$50,000

$20,000

Boehringer Ingelheim Corporation

$20,000

$40,000

$60,000

$120,000

Boston Scientific

-

$20,000

$160,000

$230,000

Bristol-Myers Squibb Company

$3,780,000

$2,820,579

$3,620,000

$4,660,000

Cell Therapeutics

$100,000

$120,000

$120,000

$100,000

Cellcor Inc.

$20,000

-

-

-

Centocor, Inc.

$260,000

$140,000

$280,000

-

Connaught Laboratories Inc. (formerly Pasteur Merieux Connaught)

$200,000

$200,000

$200,000

-

Consumer Healthcare Products Assn. (formerly Nonprescription Drug Manufctrs. Assn.)

$1,320,000

$820,000

$460,000

$340,000

Cook Group, Inc.

$410,000

$215,000

$220,000

$130,000

Coulter Pharmaceutical

-

$60,000

-

-

Council on Radionuclides & Radiopharma.

$260,000

$240,000

$280,000

$260,000

Dow Chemical Co.

$1,500,000

$1,480,000

$1,480,000

$1,800,000

DuPont Merck Pharmaceuticals

$415,000

-

$40,000

-

DuPont Pharmaceuticals

-

$350,000

$400,000

$200,000

Duramed Pharmaceuticals Inc.

$60,000

-

-

$10,000

Eli Lilly and Company

$3,836,442

$5,160,000

$4,130,000

$5,300,000

Fedn. of Amer. Soc. for Expermnt. Biology

$240,000

$270,000

$320,000

$70,000

Genentech, Inc.

$1,360,000

$1,060,000

$1,040,000

$1,240,000

Generic Pharmaceutical Association (GPIA)

$320,000

$290,000

$340,000

$540,000

Genzyme Corporation

$760,000

$589,000

$760,000

$1,000,000

Glaxo Wellcome, Inc.

$3,774,000

$3,120,000

$2,739,116

$3,127,000

Hoechst Marion Roussel, AG

$1,160,000

$60,000

$785,000

$20,000

Hoffmann-La Roche Inc.

$1,395,400

$1,678,000

$1,911,620

$2,422,095

ICN Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

$160,000

$160,000

$40,000

$10,000

Immunex Corporation

$40,000

$160,000

$200,000

$220,000

Indigo Medical, Inc.

-

-

$140,000

-

Interneuron Pharmaceuticals

$320,000

-

-

-

Johnson & Johnson

$1,860,000

$1,580,000

$1,560,000

$2,780,000

Kensey Nash Corp.

$6,045

$20,000

$10,000

$20,000

Knoll Pharmaceutical Company

$14,000

$0

$80,000

$60,000

Mallinckrodt Group Inc.

$120,000

$120,000

$120,000

$60,000

McKesson HBOC, Inc.

$80,000

$40,000

$60,000

$80,000

Medco Containment

$42,378

$41,728

$20,000

-

Medeva Pharmaceuticals

$20,000

-

-

$40,000

Merck & Co., Inc.

$5,140,000

$5,000,000

$5,320,000

$5,840,000

Michigan Biotech. Institute

$160,000

$185,000

$270,000

$1,560,000

Monsanto Co.

$4,000,000

$4,000,000

$4,000,000

$4,000,000

Mylan Laboratories, Inc.

-

$90,000

$35,000

$10,000

National Assn. of Pharm. Manufctrs.

$80,000

$80,000

$100,000

$40,000

National Pharmaceutical Alliance

$180,000

$200,000

$240,000

$30,000

National Wholesale Druggists' Assn.

$60,000

$100,000

$120,000

$40,000

Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corp.

$1,560,000

$1,160,000

$1,780,000

$2,700,000

Novopharm USA

$120,000

$60,000

$60,000

$40,000

Organon Inc.

-

-

$162,340

-

Perrigo Co.

$120,000

$100,000

$40,000

-

Pfizer Inc

$10,000,000

$8,000,000

$3,830,000

$3,440,000

Pharmaceutical Research & Manufctr. Assn.

$6,320,000

$3,120,000

$5,020,000

$7,480,000

Pharmacia & Upjohn

$1,916,512

$2,442,980

$3,910,400

$3,782,960

Pharmanex

$160,000

$180,000

$120,000

-

Psychemedics Corp.

$180,000

$201,000

$140,000

$162,500

Rhone-Poulenc Rorer Inc.

$1,640,000

$1,220,000

$360,000

-

Schering-Plough Corporation

2,682,508

$4,268,000

$9,231,000

$7,940,000

Sepracor

-

-

$40,000

$520,000

Serono Laboratories, Inc.

$40,000

$80,000

$280,000

$590,000

Sidmak Laboratories

$20,000

-

-

-

SmithKline Beecham

$2,600,000

$2,680,000

$2,600,000

$2,860,000

Teva Pharmaceuticals USA

$80,000

-

-

-

The Procter & Gamble Company

$2,950,000

$3,180,000

$2,960,000

$3,541,724

Theragenics Corp.

-

-

$20,000