Mealey's PI/Product Liability - Mass. Zohydro Ban Preempted By Federal Regulation; Preliminary Injunction Issued

BOSTON - Massachusetts' emergency ban on the prescribing of the opioid drug Zohydro ER is preempted by federal law, a federal judge ruled April 15 in granting manufacturer Zogenix Inc.'s motion for a preliminary injunction (Zogenix, Inc. v. Deval Patrick, et al., No. 14-689, D. Mass.).

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