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Walgreens CEO to step down

Walgreens CEO to step down

Published 27/07/2020

(Reuters) - Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc (WBA.O) said on Monday Chief Executive Officer Stefano Pessina has decided to step down from the position and will [more…]

From $1 billion Musk trial to jury duty being put on hold, coronavirus hits U.S. courts

From $1 billion Musk trial to jury duty being put on hold, coronavirus hits U.S. courts

Published 14/03/2020

(Reuters) - The coronavirus pandemic has begun to impact the U.S. court system, halting civil and criminal jury trials in high-profile venues such as Manhattan’s [more…]

Opioid settlement talks fail, landmark trial expected Monday

Opioid settlement talks fail, landmark trial expected Monday

Published 19/10/2019

CLEVELAND (Reuters) - A landmark trial over the U.S. opioid epidemic is on track to begin on Monday after drug companies and local governments failed [more…]

Judge’s unorthodox approach has huge opioid settlement within reach

Judge’s unorthodox approach has huge opioid settlement within reach

Published 18/10/2019

(Reuters) - From the start of the sprawling U.S. litigation seeking to hold drugmakers and distributors liable for the country’s opioid epidemic, Judge Dan Polster [more…]

Factbox: Oklahoma judge finds J&J liable in first trial over opioids

Factbox: Oklahoma judge finds J&J liable in first trial over opioids

Published 26/08/2019

(Reuters) - An Oklahoma judge on Monday ruled that Johnson & Johnson (JNJ.N) was liable for its part in fueling the opioid epidemic and ordered [more…]

Custom menopause hormones have unpredictable ingredient mix

Custom menopause hormones have unpredictable ingredient mix

Published 05/07/2019

(Reuters Health) - Women who fill prescriptions for custom-blended hormone therapy may get capsules or creams that don’t contain the correct amount of medicine, a [more…]

FDA pulls up Walgreens for violating tobacco sale laws by selling…

FDA pulls up Walgreens for violating tobacco sale laws by selling…

Published 07/02/2019

(Reuters) - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said on Thursday it was taking action against certain retailers including Walgreen Boots Alliance for repeatedly flouting [more…]

Indonesia seeks to reassure HIV patients over drug supplies

Indonesia seeks to reassure HIV patients over drug supplies

Published 13/01/2019

JAKARTA (Reuters) - Indonesia’s health ministry has sought to reassure HIV patients that sufficient antiretroviral (ARV) drugs will be available for their treatment after some [more…]

Pharmacies still blocking U.S. teens looking for emergency…

Pharmacies still blocking U.S. teens looking for emergency…

Published 02/11/2018

(Reuters Health) - Teens seeking to buy emergency contraception at pharmacies continue to face significant roadblocks, a new U.S. study suggests. Researchers checking on the [more…]

Shionogi aims to double flu-drug market with FDA-approved treatment

Shionogi aims to double flu-drug market with FDA-approved treatment

Published 29/10/2018

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan’s Shionogi & Co Ltd aims to double the global market for flu treatment with its drug Xofluza, the first flu drug [more…]