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The Middletown Press
New medical research firms proof of Connecticut's chemistryNew York City is pretty much out of space, this is the alternative to come up t
The Middletown Press / Posted 6 hours ago
New York City is pretty much out of space, this is the alternative to come up to." Stamford's largest biotech company, Purdue Pharma, has been headquartered in the city since 2000. It operates in an approximately 350,000-square-foot base at 201... Read more
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The Register Citizen
New medical research firms proof of Connecticut's chemistryNew York City is pretty much out of space, this is the alternative to come up t
The Register Citizen / Posted 6 hours ago
New York City is pretty much out of space, this is the alternative to come up to." Stamford's largest biotech company, Purdue Pharma, has been headquartered in the city since 2000. It operates in an approximately 350,000-square-foot base at 201... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Recent arrivals highlight potential of Connecticut biotech industryNew York City is pretty much out of space, this is the alternative to come up t
The Middletown Press / Posted 11 hours ago
New York City is pretty much out of space, this is the alternative to come up to.” Stamford’s largest biotech company, Purdue Pharma, has been headquartered in the city since 2000. It operates in an approximately 350,000-square-foot base at 201... Read more
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New York Post
These women’s magazines tackle ‘power’ and how to attain itout of room because of opioid-related deaths. Patrick Radden Keefe’s reporting
New York Post / Posted 18 hours ago
out of room because of opioid-related deaths. Patrick Radden Keefe’s reporting takes us inside the rise of OxyContin-maker Purdue Pharma and its now billionaire founders, the Sackler family. Keefe tells how Purdue employed “aggressive methods” to... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Local towns join together to fight opioid crisisprogram is independent from the lawsuit Waterbury filed against several pharmac
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 2 days ago
program is independent from the lawsuit Waterbury filed against several pharmaceutical companies, including Stamford-based Purdue Pharma, for what the city says is their role in the opioid crisis. Several other communities, including Bridgeport,... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Recent arrivals highlight potential of Connecticut biotech industryNew York City is pretty much out of space, this is the alternative to come up t
Connecticut Post / Posted 2 days ago
New York City is pretty much out of space, this is the alternative to come up to.” Stamford’s largest biotech company, Purdue Pharma, has been headquartered since 2000 in an approximately 350,000-square-foot base at 201 Tresser Boulevard, a... Read more
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The News-Times
Local towns join together to fight opioid crisisprogram is independent from the lawsuit Waterbury filed against several pharmac
The News-Times / Posted 2 days ago
program is independent from the lawsuit Waterbury filed against several pharmaceutical companies, including Stamford-based Purdue Pharma, for what the city says is their role in the opioid crisis. Several other communities, including Bridgeport,... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Recent arrivals highlight potential of Connecticut biotech industryNew York City is pretty much out of space, this is the alternative to come up t
Darien News-Review / Posted 2 days ago
New York City is pretty much out of space, this is the alternative to come up to.” Stamford’s largest biotech company, Purdue Pharma, has been headquartered since 2000 in an approximately 350,000-square-foot base at 201 Tresser Boulevard, a... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Recent arrivals highlight potential of Connecticut biotech industryNew York City is pretty much out of space, this is the alternative to come up t
Stamford Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
New York City is pretty much out of space, this is the alternative to come up to.” Stamford’s largest biotech company, Purdue Pharma, has been headquartered since 2000 in an approximately 350,000-square-foot base at 201 Tresser Boulevard, a... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Purdue, Governor’s Partnership launch opioid PSA campaignSTAMFORD — Purdue Pharma has teamed with the public-private agency Governor’s P
Stamford Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
STAMFORD — Purdue Pharma has teamed with the public-private agency Governor’s Prevention Partnership to launch a series of radio PSAs to raise awareness about the opioid crisis gripping the state and rest of the country. Company officials said the... Read more
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Crosscut
The prickly race for City Attorney — and why you should pay attentioncases a year. Whoever holds the job can launch enormously consequential and hig
Crosscut / Posted 7 days ago
cases a year. Whoever holds the job can launch enormously consequential and high-profile lawsuits — against Monsanto, Purdue Pharma or the Trump administration, for example — and is tasked with defending the city council’s... Read more
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CBS News
Ex-DEA agent says opioid crisis fueled by drug industry and Congressthem multibillion dollar, Fortune 500 companies. They are the middlemen that sh
CBS News / Posted 8 days ago
them multibillion dollar, Fortune 500 companies. They are the middlemen that ship the pain pills from manufacturers, like Purdue Pharma and Johnson & Johnson to drug stores all over the country. Rannazzisi accuses the distributors of fueling the... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Report: Lackawanna County opioid prescription rate among highest in stateadvanced alcohol and drug counselor and licensed clinical social worker in priv
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
advanced alcohol and drug counselor and licensed clinical social worker in private practice in Dickson City. She cited Purdue Pharma, which falsely marketed OxyContin as having a low addiction potential, as an example. Demographics of counties... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Ky. attorney general denies involvement in opioid settlementspent the next hour peppering Beshear with dozens of questions about his involv
Stamford Advocate / Posted 11 days ago
spent the next hour peppering Beshear with dozens of questions about his involvement in the state's settlement with Purdue Pharma, the maker of OxyContin. The questions prompted a bitter back and forth that ended when Beshear left the... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Ky. attorney general denies involvement in opioid settlementspent the next hour peppering Beshear with dozens of questions about his involv
Connecticut Post / Posted 11 days ago
spent the next hour peppering Beshear with dozens of questions about his involvement in the state's settlement with Purdue Pharma, the maker of OxyContin. The questions prompted a bitter back and forth that ended when Beshear left the... Read more
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Business Wire
Shionogi Inc. and Purdue Pharma L.P. Announce U.S. Availability of Symproic® (naldemedine) for the Treatment of Opioid-Induced Constipation in Adults with Chronic Non-Cancer PainDrug Enforcement Administration (DEA) on September 29, 2017. “We are very plea
Business Wire / Posted 11 days ago
Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) on September 29, 2017. “We are very pleased to launch Symproic with our partner, Purdue Pharma, in the U.S. Together we are providing a new treatment option for many adult patients with chronic non-cancer... Read more
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Newsweek
How the VA fueled the national opioid crisis and is killing thousands of veteransDrug Administration (FDA), such as with post-traumatic stress disorder.) A key
Newsweek / Posted 11 days ago
Drug Administration (FDA), such as with post-traumatic stress disorder.) A key role in spreading opiate use was played by Purdue Pharma, the OxyContin manufacturer convicted of hiding the drug's addictive properties. It gave $200,000 to the VA... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Stamford mayor welcomes “exciting” biotech firm to citythe people that drives the leading edge.” In Stamford, Sema4 joins a small but
Darien News-Review / Posted 12 days ago
the people that drives the leading edge.” In Stamford, Sema4 joins a small but growing biotech community, which includes Purdue Pharma and smaller firms such as Cara Therapeutics and Loxo Oncology. “You’re living in a region driven by knowledge... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Stamford mayor welcomes “exciting” biotech firm to citythe people that drives the leading edge.” In Stamford, Sema4 joins a small but
Stamford Advocate / Posted 12 days ago
the people that drives the leading edge.” In Stamford, Sema4 joins a small but growing biotech community, which includes Purdue Pharma and smaller firms such as Cara Therapeutics and Loxo Oncology. “You’re living in a region driven by knowledge... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Stamford mayor welcomes “exciting” biotech firm to citythe people that drives the leading edge.” In Stamford, Sema4 joins a small but
Connecticut Post / Posted 12 days ago
the people that drives the leading edge.” In Stamford, Sema4 joins a small but growing biotech community, which includes Purdue Pharma and smaller firms such as Cara Therapeutics and Loxo Oncology. “You’re living in a region driven by knowledge... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Midland Co. won't file any lawsuits against pharmaceutical companiescalling it an "Opioid Epidemic." From brand names like Oxycontin or Vicodin, s
KXXV Waco / Posted 13 days ago
calling it an "Opioid Epidemic." From brand names like Oxycontin or Vicodin, several pharmaceutical companies like Purdue Pharma and Abbott Laboratories are getting sued by several states, even counties in Texas. Upshur County in East... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Midland Co. won't file any lawsuits against pharmaceutical companiescalling it an "Opioid Epidemic." From brand names like Oxycontin or Vicodin, s
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 13 days ago
calling it an "Opioid Epidemic." From brand names like Oxycontin or Vicodin, several pharmaceutical companies like Purdue Pharma and Abbott Laboratories are getting sued by several states, even counties in Texas. Upshur County in East... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Midland Co. won't file any lawsuits against pharmaceutical companiescalling it an "Opioid Epidemic." From brand names like Oxycontin or Vicodin, s
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 13 days ago
calling it an "Opioid Epidemic." From brand names like Oxycontin or Vicodin, several pharmaceutical companies like Purdue Pharma and Abbott Laboratories are getting sued by several states, even counties in Texas. Upshur County in East... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Midland Co. won't file any lawsuits against pharmaceutical companiescalling it an "Opioid Epidemic." From brand names like Oxycontin or Vicodin, s
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 13 days ago
calling it an "Opioid Epidemic." From brand names like Oxycontin or Vicodin, several pharmaceutical companies like Purdue Pharma and Abbott Laboratories are getting sued by several states, even counties in Texas. Upshur County in East... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
How an ‘abuse-deterrent’ drug created the heroin epidemicyears, according to a new working paper from researchers at the RAND Corp. and
Bangor Daily News / Posted 13 days ago
years, according to a new working paper from researchers at the RAND Corp. and the Wharton School. OxyContin, released by Purdue Pharma in 1996, is a powerful extended-release opioid designed to provide 12-hour relief to patients suffering from... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
Attorneys take on opioid manufacturers with legal actionson behalf of eight district attorneys general across East Tennessee. The defend
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 14 days ago
on behalf of eight district attorneys general across East Tennessee. The defendant is prescription opioid manufacturer Purdue Pharma L.P., its related companies, Mallinckrodt PLC, Endo Pharmaceuticals, Center Pointe Medical Clinic, LLC, and two... Read more
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Daily Mail
Cigna will stop covering OxyContin by 2018 in bid to fight addictionis retiring early...Gel that can stop your knees become arthritic: Treatment...
Daily Mail / Posted 14 days ago
is retiring early...Gel that can stop your knees become arthritic: Treatment... Share this article Oxycontin manufacturer Purdue Pharma hit back at the announcement last week, claiming the move is primarily driven by cost-saving efforts, and the... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Cigna to stop covering most OxyContin prescriptionssaid Dr. Walid Gellad, co-director of the University of Pittsburgh’s Center for
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 17 days ago
said Dr. Walid Gellad, co-director of the University of Pittsburgh’s Center for Pharmaceutical Policy and Prescribing. Purdue Pharma, maker of OxyContin, said in a statement Thursday that “Cigna’s decision limits the tools prescribers can use... Read more
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Fortune
Cigna Escalates War on Opioids With OxyContin Crackdown. Is It About Public Health or Business?also guarding against opioid misuse,” said Cigna Chief Pharmacy Officer Jon Mae
Fortune / Posted 17 days ago
also guarding against opioid misuse,” said Cigna Chief Pharmacy Officer Jon Maesner in a statement. But OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma is pushing back on the decision, arguing it’s motivated more by cost-savings than it is by public health. This... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Cigna to stop covering most OxyContin prescriptionssaid Dr. Walid Gellad, co-director of the University of Pittsburgh's Center for
KECI Missoula / Posted 17 days ago
said Dr. Walid Gellad, co-director of the University of Pittsburgh's Center for Pharmaceutical Policy and Prescribing. Purdue Pharma, maker of OxyContin, said in a statement Thursday that "Cigna's decision limits the tools prescribers can use... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Newark sues opioid makers, alleging deceptive advertisingbenefits. The suit seeks unspecified monetary damages One of the companies nam
The Middletown Press / Posted 17 days ago
benefits. The suit seeks unspecified monetary damages One of the companies named in the lawsuit is Connecticut-based Purdue Pharma, makers of OxyContin. In an emailed statement, a Purdue spokesman says the company denies the allegations. On... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Cigna to stop covering most OxyContin prescriptionssaid Dr. Walid Gellad, co-director of the University of Pittsburgh's Center for
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 17 days ago
said Dr. Walid Gellad, co-director of the University of Pittsburgh's Center for Pharmaceutical Policy and Prescribing. Purdue Pharma, maker of OxyContin, said in a statement Thursday that "Cigna's decision limits the tools prescribers can use... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Cigna to stop covering most OxyContin prescriptionssaid Dr. Walid Gellad, co-director of the University of Pittsburgh's Center for
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 17 days ago
said Dr. Walid Gellad, co-director of the University of Pittsburgh's Center for Pharmaceutical Policy and Prescribing. Purdue Pharma, maker of OxyContin, said in a statement Thursday that "Cigna's decision limits the tools prescribers can use... Read more
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FOX Business
Newark sues opioid makers, alleging deceptive advertisingbenefits. The suit seeks unspecified monetary damages One of the companies nam
FOX Business / Posted 17 days ago
benefits. The suit seeks unspecified monetary damages One of the companies named in the lawsuit is Connecticut-based Purdue Pharma, makers of OxyContin. In an emailed statement, a Purdue spokesman says the company denies the allegations. On... Read more
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FOX Business
Newark sues opioid makers, alleging deceptive advertisingbenefits. The suit seeks unspecified monetary damages One of the companies nam
FOX Business / Posted 17 days ago
benefits. The suit seeks unspecified monetary damages One of the companies named in the lawsuit is Connecticut-based Purdue Pharma, makers of OxyContin. In an emailed statement, a Purdue spokesman says the company denies the allegations. On... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Newark sues opioid makers, alleging deceptive advertisingbenefits. The suit seeks unspecified monetary damages One of the companies nam
The Register Citizen / Posted 17 days ago
benefits. The suit seeks unspecified monetary damages One of the companies named in the lawsuit is Connecticut-based Purdue Pharma, makers of OxyContin. In an emailed statement, a Purdue spokesman says the company denies the allegations. On... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Cigna to stop covering most OxyContin prescriptionssaid Dr. Walid Gellad, co-director of the University of Pittsburgh's Center for
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 17 days ago
said Dr. Walid Gellad, co-director of the University of Pittsburgh's Center for Pharmaceutical Policy and Prescribing. Purdue Pharma, maker of OxyContin, said in a statement Thursday that "Cigna's decision limits the tools prescribers can use... Read more
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Fortune
Brainstorm Health: Cigna's War on Opioids, Birth Control Mandate, AbbVie AndroGel Hitbetween April of last year and this year. So why is OxyContin the latest targe
Fortune / Posted 17 days ago
between April of last year and this year. So why is OxyContin the latest target? For one, the drug and its manufacturer Purdue Pharma have become the poster children for aggressive opioid marketing alongside a number of other painkiller makers.... Read more
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News 8000
Cigna to stop covering most OxyContin prescriptionssaid Dr. Walid Gellad, co-director of the University of Pittsburgh's Center for
News 8000 / Posted 17 days ago
said Dr. Walid Gellad, co-director of the University of Pittsburgh's Center for Pharmaceutical Policy and Prescribing. Purdue Pharma, maker of OxyContin, said in a statement Thursday that "Cigna's decision limits the tools prescribers can use... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Effective January 1, 2018: Cigna to stop covering most OxyContin prescriptionssaid Dr. Walid Gellad, co-director of the University of Pittsburgh’s Center for
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 17 days ago
said Dr. Walid Gellad, co-director of the University of Pittsburgh’s Center for Pharmaceutical Policy and Prescribing. Purdue Pharma, maker of OxyContin, said in a statement Thursday that “Cigna’s decision limits the tools prescribers can use... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Cigna to stop covering most OxyContin prescriptionssaid Dr. Walid Gellad, co-director of the University of Pittsburgh's Center for
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 17 days ago
said Dr. Walid Gellad, co-director of the University of Pittsburgh's Center for Pharmaceutical Policy and Prescribing. Purdue Pharma, the maker of OxyContin, said in a statement Thursday that "Cigna's decision limits the tools prescribers can... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Cigna to stop covering most OxyContin prescriptionssaid Dr. Walid Gellad, co-director of the University of Pittsburgh's Center for
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 17 days ago
said Dr. Walid Gellad, co-director of the University of Pittsburgh's Center for Pharmaceutical Policy and Prescribing. Purdue Pharma, the maker of OxyContin, said in a statement Thursday that "Cigna's decision limits the tools prescribers can... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Cigna to stop covering most OxyContin prescriptionssaid Dr. Walid Gellad, co-director of the University of Pittsburgh's Center for
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 17 days ago
said Dr. Walid Gellad, co-director of the University of Pittsburgh's Center for Pharmaceutical Policy and Prescribing. Purdue Pharma, the maker of OxyContin, said in a statement Thursday that "Cigna's decision limits the tools prescribers can... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Tennessee counties suing drug companies over opioid epidemicproblem. Prosecutors Charme Allen, Dave Clark, Jared Effler, Russell Johnson a
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 18 days ago
problem. Prosecutors Charme Allen, Dave Clark, Jared Effler, Russell Johnson and Stephen Crump are suing opioid drugmakers Purdue Pharma, Mallinckrodt and Endo Pharmaceuticals. Their districts range from Allen's Knox County to Crump's Bradley... Read more
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5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville
Cigna To Stop Covering Most OxyContin Prescriptionssaid Dr. Walid Gellad, co-director of the University of Pittsburgh’s Center for
5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville / Posted 18 days ago
said Dr. Walid Gellad, co-director of the University of Pittsburgh’s Center for Pharmaceutical Policy and Prescribing. Purdue Pharma, maker of OxyContin, said in a statement Thursday (Oct. 5) that “Cigna’s decision limits the tools prescribers... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Insurance giant will no longer cover most OxyContin prescriptionssaid Dr. Walid Gellad, co-director of the University of Pittsburgh’s Center for
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 18 days ago
said Dr. Walid Gellad, co-director of the University of Pittsburgh’s Center for Pharmaceutical Policy and Prescribing. Purdue Pharma, maker of OxyContin, said in a statement Thursday that “Cigna’s decision limits the tools prescribers can use... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Cigna to stop covering most OxyContin prescriptionssaid Dr. Walid Gellad, co-director of the University of Pittsburgh’s Center for
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 18 days ago
said Dr. Walid Gellad, co-director of the University of Pittsburgh’s Center for Pharmaceutical Policy and Prescribing. Purdue Pharma, maker of OxyContin, said in a statement Thursday that “Cigna’s decision limits the tools prescribers can use... Read more
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Market Watch
Cigna will no longer cover opioid OxyContin as preferred option next yearoption for group commercial drug lists starting next year. OxyContin is manufac
Market Watch / Posted 18 days ago
option for group commercial drug lists starting next year. OxyContin is manufactured by the privately-held drugmaker Purdue Pharma, which has been widely criticized -- and sued -- for playing a major role in the opioid epidemic. Cigna said... Read more
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New York Post
Stamford, Greenwich battle it out for urban-suburban supremacyreflect the city’s diversity,” says Maria Palermo, 53 — a senior coordinator fo
New York Post / Posted 18 days ago
reflect the city’s diversity,” says Maria Palermo, 53 — a senior coordinator for the commercial operations department for Purdue Pharma — and a lifelong Stamfordite. Stamford is also young: 65 percents of households have someone aged 18 to 34,... Read more
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FOX Business
Cigna to end OxyContin painkiller coverage, signs contract for alternativea growing U.S. opioid addiction, health insurer Cigna Corp will stop covering O
FOX Business / Posted 18 days ago
a growing U.S. opioid addiction, health insurer Cigna Corp will stop covering OxyContin, the opioid painkiller sold by Purdue Pharma LP, as of January 1 and will instead cover an equivalent with a formulation less vulnerable to abuse, the... Read more
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