OxyContin maker will stop marketing opioid products to doctors amid scrutiny

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(The Hill, February 10) Purdue Pharmaceuticals, the company behind the opioid painkiller OxyContin, recently announced that they will stop marketing to doctors.

"We have restructured and significantly reduced our commercial operation and will no longer be promoting opioids to prescribers," the company said in a statement. Read more.