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General Drugs Benefit for Johnson & Johnson Recall

Modern Medicine has a good post on how generic drug manufacturers have gained more market share as a result of the recent Johnson & Johnson recalls.
Generic drugs are great for consumers because of the difference in price. But make no mistake about it: we want drug companies to get patents and monopolistic profits at least for some period of time on new innovative drugs that help patients because these profits fund the research that goes into more innovative drugs and even some cures. But there is obviously a balance that needs to be struck.