Nov 7, 2013
J&J Will Pay $2.2 Billion and Enter 5-Year CIA to Settle Off-Label and Kickback Charges
This week, the DOJ announced that J&J has agreed to pay over $2.2 billion in civil and criminal fines in one of the nation's largest ever health care fraud settlements.
Silver City Sun-News
I write to clarify my views on psychotropic drugs and on the National Alliance for Mental Illness , views which were misrepresented by Pamela Field in her letter of Oct. 25. If persons are at serious risk of harming themselves or others, it is appropriate to use psychotropic drugs.
Berkeley Daily Planet
on Mental Illness: Atypical Antipsychotic Medications
Prior to the invention of atypical antipsychotic medications, people took older meds such as Thorazine, Haldol, Stelazine, Navane, and Prolixin--most of these came into existence beginning in the 1950's.
When treating autism behaviors, brand-name medications may be needed
A new report from the United Kingdom indicates that substituting a generic antipsychotic medication for a brand-name product may have led to a return of negative behaviors in a boy with autism.
Eli Lilly Files NAFTA Arbitration Claim Against Canada for Allegedly ...
Eli Lilly, the U.S. pharmaceutical company, is accusing the Government of Canada of violating its obligations to foreign investors under the North American Free Trade Agreement because its courts invalidated patents on two of its drugs, Strattera and Zyprexa .