drugs

US pharmacy companies reach $10bn settlement over opioid claims

The deals mean CVS and Walgreens will pay more than $10bn for their roles in…

McKinsey reaches deal with US local governments over opioids

McKinsey has been accused of aggressively pushing opioid sales, including targeting doctors who were heavy…

Colombia’s coca crops grew to ‘historic levels’ last year: UN

Cultivation of the plant from which cocaine is made threatens Colombia’s ‘cultural potential, biodiversity’, UN…

‘Contaminated’ medicine kills at least 10 children in Yemen

Children between the ages of three and 15 suffering from leukaemia died after receiving smuggled…

India-made cough syrups may be tied to 66 deaths in Gambia: WHO

The WHO also issued a medical product alert asking regulators to remove Maiden Pharma goods…

ADHD Drugs Show Promising Results in Treating Alzheimer’s Symptoms

Researchers have found that certain drugs used for treating ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder) could…