Tag Archives: ‘foreign

Boris under pressure to fix foreign holidays FAST! Ministers urge PM to expand ‘green list’

‘Other countries are restarting travel, so should we’: Backlash at Boris Johnson’s claims a big ‘green-list’ on May 17 could spark ‘influx of disease’ as travel industry warns unlocking foreign trips is ‘vital’ for the economy Boris Johnson has played down the prospects of there being broad travel ‘green list’ for holidays from May 17… Read More »

OxyContin maker’s foreign affiliate selling overdose cure

The foreign affiliate of the major pharmaceutical company behind OxyContin, a controversial drug blamed in part for unleashing America’s opioid epidemic, is now expanding to offer an overdose cure. Amid a wave of lawsuits and public protest in the United States, Purdue Pharma affiliate Mundipharma has jumped into markets from Europe to Australia in attempts to dominate… Read More »

Xanax recalled over ‘foreign substance’ concerns, FDA says

At least one lot of a popular anti-anxiety drug is facing a nationwide recall over concerns there is a “potential presence of [a] foreign substance,” in the product, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced late last week. Mylan Pharmaceuticals is voluntarily recalling one lot of its Alprazolam Tablets, a prescription drug typically sold under… Read More »