Teva Pharm to pay Oklahoma $85 million to settle opioid claims

FILE PHOTO: The logo of Teva Pharmaceutical Industries, Tel Aviv, Israel, February 19, 2019. REUTERS/Amir Cohen/File Photo

BOSTON/JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd said on Sunday it had agreed to pay an $85 million settlement with the state of Oklahoma days before the company was set to face trial over allegations that it and other drugmakers helped fuel the U.S. opioid epidemic. Teva, the world’s largest generic drugmaker, said the settlement […]

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