painkiller OxyContin

OxyContin maker will stop promoting opioids to doctors

NEW YORK /February 10, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — The maker of the powerful painkiller OxyContin said it will stop marketing opioid drugs to doctors, a surprise reversal following lawsuits that blamed the company for helping trigger the current drug abuse epidemic. OxyContin has long been the world’s top-selling opioid painkiller. It generated billions in sales for … Continue reading OxyContin maker will stop promoting opioids to doctors