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Purdue Pharma to Stop Marketing Oxycontin to Doctors in the United States
Purdue Pharma to Stop Marketing Oxycontin to Doctors in the United States

After suffering years of massively negative public relations and countless lawsuits for its role in helping create the opioid epidemic, Purdue Pharma has announced it will cease marketing its painkiller OxyContin directly to doctors. The Stamford, CT, drugmaker says it will ...

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