Opioid use has reached crisis proportions not only in the United States but also in Canada and some European countries, as prescription opioid painkillers have become much more common, the OECD club of wealthy nations said.
Ireland’s tax authorities have demanded that drugmaker Perrigo – formerly known as Elan – pay 1.64 billion euros ($1.9 billion) in taxes relating to the calendar-year 2013, a U.S. securities filing showed.
Ireland is the latest candidate to lure the European Medicines Agency should the EMA uproot from London after Britain’s vote to leave the European Union.
McKesson Announces Agreement to Purchase the Pharmaceutical Distribution Division of UDG Healthcare plc • McKesson to acquire the pharmaceutical distribution division of UDG Healthcare plc for €408 million in cash. • Acquisition will add a leader in pharmaceutical distribution across the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland to McKesson’s European business. • The acquisition is […]