The company is paying $2.5 billion over its DePuy hip replacements and $11 million in a lawsuit over its seizure drug Topamax.
The company will shell out $2.2 billion over allegations of marketing misconduct for Risperdal, Invega and Natrecor.
Abbott's Depakote lawsuits roll on; IMS buys mobile health firm's assets; BI shutters a chemical plant; and the healthcare reform back-and-forth continues.
Pfizer settles Rapamune lawsuits; Moody's downgrades GSK; Astrazeneca pursues anemia medication; Mallinckrodt drugs gets priority review
The healthcare reform information campaign continues; J&J settles a shareholder lawsuit; Eli Lilly freezes company salaries; and Quest dumps cancer med royalty rights.
The first prescription non-hormonal treatment offers relief for women who do not want to tangle with hormone-replacement therapy.
The Swiss drug maker is defending itself against two civil fraud lawsuits filed within a week of each other.
It was an all-in-one news day for the drug maker which, by the way, saw sales rise 2% for the first quarter, compared to the same period last year.
Gwee exchanges Edelman offices for Chandler Chicco's, Pfizer can't shake Celebrex lawsuits, FDA issues draft guidance for biosimilars meetings, Dainippon Sumitomo acquires Edison Pharmaceuticals, CDC reports on growing ADHD diagnoses.
Endo gets a new president, Allergan settles a Botox case
Elsevier launches new drug class overviews, a whistleblower accuses Abbott and Genzyme clears the way for Lemtrada.
J&J is said to be circling a Risperdal settlement, Novartis links up with UPenn to fight cancer, and Astellas puts 13 scientists out of work.