Please login to the form below

Not currently logged in
Email:
Password:

Healthcare Glossary

A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W |

Big pharma

Term used to described top-tier pharmaceutical companies worldwide in terms of revenue and market influence. For the most part they are concerned with development and production of small-molecules and/or synthetic drugs, both prescription and over-the-counter (OTC) preparations.

See also
Association of the British Pharmaceutical Industry (ABPI)
American Medical Association (AMA)
Australian Medical Association (AMA)
British Medical Association (BMA)
Clinical trial
International Clinical Trial Registry Platform (ICTRP)

COMMENT ON THIS DEFINITIONSUGGEST A NEW TERM

Featured jobs

Subscribe to our email news alerts

PMHub

Add my company
Nucleus Global

Nucleus Global is the largest specialist medical communications network in the world. Globally, we have over 700 experts delivering world-class...

Infographics