A few Republican political leaders have had sufficient of large pharma. Cenk Uygur, John Iadarola, Ben Mankiewicz, and also Gina Grad, the hosts of The Young Turks, inform you concerning Ohio's initiative to stem the opioid dilemma. Inform us just what you think in the remark section below.
" Upgraded|Ohio Attorney general Mike DeWine filed a lawsuit Wednesday versus at the very least 5 pharmaceutical companies considered main to the country's opioid epidemic. The declaring is not the first lawsuit against medicine manufacturers, however its addition of five huge drug makers makes it one of one of the most sweeping. And Ohio is the very first state in the United States to submit such a match.
The lawsuit alleges that these business participated in deceptive advertising practices that "helped let loose a healthcare crisis that has had far-reaching financial, social and fatal consequences for the state of Ohio." The medications concerned consist of brand, such as OxyContin as well as Percocet, as well as generics, such as oxycodone. The pharmaceutical companies named as offenders include Johnson & Johnson, its subsidiary Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Purdue Pharma as well as Cephalon Inc."
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