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Ex-pharma executives charged for bribing doctors to prescribe fentanyl off-label
 

Ex-pharma executives charged for bribing doctors to prescribe fentanyl off-label

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Several former top executives at a pharmaceutical company that focuses on the production of the powerful painkiller were arrested last week and accused of bribing doctors, defrauding insurance companies and fuelling America's opioid addiction crisis.
 
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13 Dec 2016 - General
 
These are serious allegations and I hope appropriate punishments should be given to those who duly deserves it. Although I must say that it is not unusual for sales representatives to sponsor dinners and conference meals. Perhaps this bears a connect...
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Drugs like fentanyl are highly addictive and can cause catastrophes if given for wrong reasons or without following the recommended guidelines. Pharmaceutical companies always try whatever they can to increase the sales of their products in the huge ...
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