In Guilty Plea, OxyContin Maker to Pay $600 Million, purdue pharmaceuticals.#Purdue #pharmaceuticals

Posted On Jan 13 2018 by

The New York Times ABINGDON, Va., May 10 — The company that makes the narcotic painkiller OxyContin and three current and former executives pleaded guilty today in federal court here to criminal charges that they misled regulators, doctors and patients about the drug’s risk of addiction and its potential to be abused. To resolve criminal and civil charges related to the drug’s “misbranding,” the parent of Purdue Pharma, the company that markets OxyContin, agreed to pay some $600 million in fines and other payments, one of the largest amounts ever paid by a drug company in such a case. Also, …


CBC News – OxyContin maker agrees to settlement in Canadian class-action case, purdue pharmaceutical.#Purdue #pharmaceutical

Posted On Jan 11 2018 by

Claim against Purdue Pharma alleged that company had been ‘overmarketing’ painkiller Posted:May 01, 2017 2:37 PM ET OxyContin was aggressively marketed as a revolutionary painkiller. But many Canadians became addicted. CBC Related Related Stories OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma has agreed to pay $20 million to settle a class-action lawsuit involving allegations about how the pain pills were marketed. “A Canada-wide settlement has been reached in a long-standing class action based on allegations relating to OxyContin. By resolving the suit, Purdue Pharma (Canada) makes no admissions of liability,” Sarah Manley Robertson, director of communications, said in an email on Monday. The …


Purdue Pharmaceuticals Misled Doctors About OxyContin #acceleron #pharma

Posted On Jan 7 2018 by

#purdue pharmaceuticals # Purdue Pharmaceuticals Misled Doctors about Its Bestselling Painkiller One of the most commonly abused prescription drugs in U.S. history rose to prominence based on a lie, an investigative report by The Los Angeles Times discovered. The Los Angeles Times report found that not only did Purdue Pharma, the makers of OxyContin, provide incomplete information to the FDA, they also falsely marketed the drug as having much longer lasting effects than were demonstrated during clinical trials. Many believe that OxyContin, a powerful, bestselling painkiller, is partially responsible for America’s prescription opioid epidemic. Purdue insisted that the drug relieved …


Painkiller marketing secrets? Check Chicago – s unredacted suit against Endo, Purdue, Cephalon, et al #q #pharma

Posted On Dec 27 2017 by

#chicago pharmaceutical companies # Painkiller marketing secrets? Check Chicago s unredacted suit against Endo, Purdue, Cephalon, et al. The city of Chicago made big news when it sued 5 drugmakers, alleging that their painkiller marketing broke the law. But much of the juicy detail in that lawsuit was hidden from view, redacted under a confidentiality agreement with the companies. Now, it’s open for viewing. As Bloomberg reports, a federal judge ruled that the information filed under seal could be made public, despite objections from two of the companies. The city then filed an amended complaint that’s mostly redaction-free. So, what …


How Purdue Pharma and the nation s sheriffs are saving lives #pharma #canada

Posted On Dec 24 2017 by

#perdue pharma # May 03, 2016 – 02:00 PM EDT How Purdue Pharma and the nation’s sheriffs are saving lives By Sheriff Keith Cain & Jonathan Thompson Tweet Share More In a presidential campaign season marked by unprecedented uncertainty and an intensifying partisan divide, there has been one issue both Democratic and Republican candidates have agreed on as they’ve crisscrossed the country looking for votes this year. From Trump to Clinton, from the vanquished to the victors, they all agree: The nation is in the grips of a harrowing opiate epidemic that threatens to destroy us from the inside. But …


Purdue Pharmaceuticals Misled Doctors About OxyContin #kv #pharma

Posted On Dec 8 2017 by

#purdue pharmaceuticals # Purdue Pharmaceuticals Misled Doctors about Its Bestselling Painkiller One of the most commonly abused prescription drugs in U.S. history rose to prominence based on a lie, an investigative report by The Los Angeles Times discovered. The Los Angeles Times report found that not only did Purdue Pharma, the makers of OxyContin, provide incomplete information to the FDA, they also falsely marketed the drug as having much longer lasting effects than were demonstrated during clinical trials. Many believe that OxyContin, a powerful, bestselling painkiller, is partially responsible for America’s prescription opioid epidemic. Purdue insisted that the drug relieved …


Purdue Pharma LP Company Information #pharmaceutical #companies #india

Posted On Dec 7 2017 by

#purdue pharmaceutical # Purdue Pharma LP Latest Drug Information Updates Troxyca ER Troxyca ER (oxycodone hydrochloride and naltrexone hydrochloride) is an extended-release, abuse-deterrent. Adlyxin Adlyxin (lixisenatide) is a once-daily prandial glucagon-like peptide-1 (GLP-1) receptor agonist indicated. Xiidra Xiidra (lifitegrast) is a lymphocyte function-associated antigen-1 (LFA-1) antagonist indicated for the. Epclusa Epclusa (sofosbuvir and velpatasvir) is a nucleotide analog polymerase inhibitor and pan-genotypic NS5A. Byvalson Byvalson (nebivolol and valsartan) is a beta adrenergic blocker and an angiotensin II receptor blocker (ARB). Zinbryta Zinbryta (daclizumab) is an interleukin-2 receptor blocking antibody indicated for the treatment of relapsing. More. Was this page helpful? …


Painkiller marketing secrets? Check Chicago – s unredacted suit against Endo, Purdue, Cephalon, et al #elite #pharma

Posted On Dec 5 2017 by

#chicago pharmaceutical companies # Painkiller marketing secrets? Check Chicago s unredacted suit against Endo, Purdue, Cephalon, et al. The city of Chicago made big news when it sued 5 drugmakers, alleging that their painkiller marketing broke the law. But much of the juicy detail in that lawsuit was hidden from view, redacted under a confidentiality agreement with the companies. Now, it’s open for viewing. As Bloomberg reports, a federal judge ruled that the information filed under seal could be made public, despite objections from two of the companies. The city then filed an amended complaint that’s mostly redaction-free. So, what …


How Purdue Pharma and the nation s sheriffs are saving lives #pharma #supply #chain

Posted On Nov 29 2017 by

#perdue pharma # May 03, 2016 – 02:00 PM EDT How Purdue Pharma and the nation’s sheriffs are saving lives By Sheriff Keith Cain & Jonathan Thompson Tweet Share More In a presidential campaign season marked by unprecedented uncertainty and an intensifying partisan divide, there has been one issue both Democratic and Republican candidates have agreed on as they’ve crisscrossed the country looking for votes this year. From Trump to Clinton, from the vanquished to the victors, they all agree: The nation is in the grips of a harrowing opiate epidemic that threatens to destroy us from the inside. But …


Purdue Pharma LP Company Information #pharma #recruiting

Posted On Nov 28 2017 by

#purdue pharmaceutical # Purdue Pharma LP Latest Drug Information Updates Troxyca ER Troxyca ER (oxycodone hydrochloride and naltrexone hydrochloride) is an extended-release, abuse-deterrent. Adlyxin Adlyxin (lixisenatide) is a once-daily prandial glucagon-like peptide-1 (GLP-1) receptor agonist indicated. Xiidra Xiidra (lifitegrast) is a lymphocyte function-associated antigen-1 (LFA-1) antagonist indicated for the. Epclusa Epclusa (sofosbuvir and velpatasvir) is a nucleotide analog polymerase inhibitor and pan-genotypic NS5A. Byvalson Byvalson (nebivolol and valsartan) is a beta adrenergic blocker and an angiotensin II receptor blocker (ARB). Zinbryta Zinbryta (daclizumab) is an interleukin-2 receptor blocking antibody indicated for the treatment of relapsing. More. Was this page helpful? …