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NBC New York
Suffolk County Sues Drugmakers Over Painkillersdoctors to prescribe the powerful pills without warning of addiction risks Rep
Suffolk County Sues Drugmakers Over Painkillers
NBC New York / Posted 3 hours ago
doctors to prescribe the powerful pills without warning of addiction risks Reps for the pharma companies didn't immediately respond to requests for comment Purdue Pharma settle a similar case with Kentucky last year but admitted no... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
NY county sues drugmakers over addictive painkillersin a state court in Suffolk County on Wednesday. The county, on the eastern ha
NY county sues drugmakers over addictive painkillers
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 4 hours ago
in a state court in Suffolk County on Wednesday. The county, on the eastern half of Long Island, targets OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma as well as Johnson & Johnson, Endo and subsidiaries of the companies. Suffolk County officials say the... Read more
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Business Wire
UNMC, Purdue Pharma Enter Partnership to Advance New Drug DevelopmentThe partnership will kick off on August 31 with UNMC and Purdue Pharma leaders
UNMC, Purdue Pharma Enter Partnership to Advance New Drug Development
Business Wire / Posted 12 hours ago
The partnership will kick off on August 31 with UNMC and Purdue Pharma leaders attending a scientific symposium at UNMC from 8 a.m. to noon in the Michael F. Sorrell Center for Health Science Education on campus. UNMC researchers studying... Read more
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Bulatlat.com
How Veterans Are Losing the War at Hometo a place they don’t want to be. Even before the post-9/11 vets came home, a
How Veterans Are Losing the War at Home
Bulatlat.com / Posted yesterday
to a place they don’t want to be. Even before the post-9/11 vets came home, a phalanx of drug-making corporations led by Purdue Pharma had already gone to work on the VA. These Big Pharma corporations (many of which buy equipment from Koch... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
How Veterans are Victims of Big Pharmaa role, it seems to be a stretch to describe them as the moving force. The lead
How Veterans are Victims of Big Pharma
Naked Capitalism / Posted 5 days ago
a role, it seems to be a stretch to describe them as the moving force. The lead actor has been the maker of Oxy-Contin, Purdue Pharma, and its owners, the Sackler family (note that there was a new Sackler building build to expand Harvard’s Fogg... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
St. Lucie deputies to be equipped with anti-overdose drugbut police officers often are the first to arrive at the scene of overdoses. I
St. Lucie deputies to be equipped with anti-overdose drug
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 12 days ago
but police officers often are the first to arrive at the scene of overdoses. It will be part of a pilot program between Purdue Pharma and the National Sheriff’s Association. St. Lucie County deputies will be provided a two-dose kit of naloxone... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
West Virginia editorial roundupsome of his largest campaign contributions come from the very industry that is
West Virginia editorial roundup
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 13 days ago
some of his largest campaign contributions come from the very industry that is the source of the addiction problem. While Purdue Pharma isn't a defendant in the state's lawsuits against drug wholesalers, the complaints allege that distributors... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
West Virginia editorial roundupsome of his largest campaign contributions come from the very industry that is
West Virginia editorial roundup
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 13 days ago
some of his largest campaign contributions come from the very industry that is the source of the addiction problem. While Purdue Pharma isn't a defendant in the state's lawsuits against drug wholesalers, the complaints allege that distributors... Read more
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The Marietta Times
West Virginia editorial roundupsome of his largest campaign contributions come from the very industry that is
West Virginia editorial roundup
The Marietta Times / Posted 13 days ago
some of his largest campaign contributions come from the very industry that is the source of the addiction problem. While Purdue Pharma isn't a defendant in the state's lawsuits against drug wholesalers, the complaints allege that distributors... Read more
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Raw Story
Mike Pence is the real extremist on the GOP ticket: Just look at his trail of victims in Indianaincreased from $45 million in 1996 to $3.1 billion in 2010, and national overdo
Mike Pence is the real extremist on the GOP ticket: Just look at his trail of victims in Indiana
Raw Story / Posted 15 days ago
increased from $45 million in 1996 to $3.1 billion in 2010, and national overdose deaths quadrupled during that period. Purdue Pharma, the maker of OxyContin, deployed its sales staff to pitch physicians in regions of the US where opioid... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Dozens of docs get thousands from drug, medical companieshe developed. The fifth-highest recipient was Dr. Thomas Pellechi, an internist
Dozens of docs get thousands from drug, medical companies
Connecticut Post / Posted 19 days ago
he developed. The fifth-highest recipient was Dr. Thomas Pellechi, an internist in Greenwich, who received $365,463 from Purdue Pharma for serving as the company’s in-house doctor. Officials of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Amid opioid epidemic, rules for drug companies are looseneddeputy assistant administrator. A Los Angeles Times investigation published ea
Amid opioid epidemic, rules for drug companies are loosened
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 30 days ago
deputy assistant administrator. A Los Angeles Times investigation published earlier this month revealed that drug maker Purdue Pharma, which has reaped more than $31 billion from the painkiller OxyContin, collected extensive evidence suggesting... Read more

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