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Purdue Pharma

Inside Purdue Pharma’s Media Playbook: How It Planted the Opioid “Anti-Story”

OxyContin’s makers delayed the reckoning for their role in the opioid crisis by funding think tanks, placing friendly experts on leading outlets, and deterring or challenging negative coverage.

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Joss Sackler

Courtney Love Refuses to "Sell Out" to OxyContin Heiress at NYFW, Takes It to Instagram

“This request from Joss Sackler is shameless and offensive after everything I, many of my friends, and millions of other addicts have been through with OxyContin,” Love told Page Six.

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Purdue Pharma

OxyContin Maker Expected To File for Bankruptcy

Purdue Pharma is expected to file for bankruptcy protection as the company reportedly failed to settle thousands of opioid lawsuits against them.

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Opioid Addiction

Guide to Top Rehabs for Oxaydo Addiction

Looking for information about Oxaydo addiction and some tips on finding the right luxury rehab? Use this helpful guide to find answers.

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Addiction News

How Do You Find Rehab for Oxycontin Addiction?

Looking for help with oxycontin addiction? Read our guide to find out how to find the right luxury rehab.

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Addiction News

Morning Roundup: June 6, 2019

Nearly every U.S. state is suing OxyContin maker, ex-NFL star recently hit 7 years sober, the Decarceration Collective dismantles the War on Drugs inmate by inmate.

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Addiction News

Opioid Crisis Activists "Die In" At Guggenheim Over Sackler Family Ties

After the Guggenheim, protesters walked two blocks to the Metropolitan Museum, which has a wing named after the Sackler family. 

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Addiction News

Did Abuse-Deterrent OxyContin Lead To Uptick in Hep-C Cases?

Researchers examined a possible link between the arrival of abuse-deterrent Oxy and the increase in hepatitis C cases for a new study.

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Addiction News

Morning Roundup: Feb. 7, 2019

Ex-DEA agent has change of heart after daughter’s struggles, Mexico attacks drug traffickers by helping farmers, OxyContin drug maker settlement will fund public health initiatives.

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Addiction News

Morning Roundup: Feb. 1, 2019

Insys executive allegedly gave doctor lapdance while promoting opioid drug, Artie Lange enters long-term drug treatment program, OxyContin maker explored “attractive” anti-addiction market. OxyContin Maker Explored Expansion Into ‘Attractive’ Anti-Addiction Market [ProPublica]According to a new report, Purdue Pharma expressed interest in joining the “attractive market” of addiction recovery. Pharma executives saw a “natural link” between […]