Lawsuit: Wyeth Had Illegal Patents On Effexor

Lawsuit: Wyeth Had Illegal Patents On Effexor

JACKSON, Miss. - (AP) A federal lawsuit filed this week in Mississippi claims a major pharmaceutical company made millions of dollars by misrepresenting clinical data and using sham litigation to maintain a monopoly over a drug used to treat depression and anxiety. Uniondale Chemists Inc., a retail pharmacy in Uniondale, N.Y., filed the lawsuit. . . . Full version available to lexis.com subscribers