The Right Coast

Editor: Thomas A. Smith
University of San Diego
School of Law

Friday, February 1, 2019

OxyContin Maker Explored Expansion Into “Attractive” Anti-Addiction Market

Not content with billions of dollars in profits from the potent painkiller OxyContin, its maker explored expanding into an “attractive market” fueled by the drug’s popularity — treatment of opioid addiction, according to previously secret passages in a court document filed by the state of Massachusetts.

From ProPublica. Might be true. If so, very, very bad people, however legal or illegal it might be. H/t LGS.

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Why is making a product that may help people bad?

Posted by: Stu Buchalter | Feb 2, 2019 6:36:48 AM