Pacira Suit Seeks To Loosen FDA's Grip On Promotion
This article was originally published in Scrip
Seeking to piggyback on what appears to be the FDA's reluctance to appeal a decision in a free-speech lawsuit brought by Amarin involving off-label promotion of its fish-oil pill Vascepa (icosapent ethyl), Pacira Pharmaceuticals has filed its own challenge against the agency – hoping to further loosen regulators' grip on what drug makers can discuss about their medicines with doctors and in promotional materials.
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