Tag Archives: opioid

Teva’s $15B free drug opioid settlement might be a great deal in the long run: analyst

Instead of fighting it out in court, Teva is reportedly offering $ 15 billion in free drugs to escape a massive opioid litigation in Cleveland that has ensnared some of the industry’s biggest players. It’s an unusual—and pricey—offer for Teva, but one analyst thinks it might just work. Teva’s $ 15 billion giveaway, which according… Read More »

Viewpoints: Drug Industry Was Allowed To Hijack Policymaking That Led To Opioid Epidemic; Build On The ACA To Reach Dream Of Universal Health Care

Opinion writers weigh in on these health topics and others. The Washington Post: The Real Scandal Of The Opioid Crisis: Crony Capitalism Justice Department Inspector General Michael E. Horowitz issued a grim account this week of the Drug Enforcement Administration’s slow response to the opioid crisis and failure to use all the tools at its… Read More »