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  • January 4, 2006 - 8:08am

    Lawsuit Alleges Advertising for Once-a-Month Osteoporosis Drug Misleads Physicians and Consumers

    On Wednesday, January 4, 2006, Procter & Gamble Pharmaceuticals and sanofi-aventis US LLC, a member of the sanofi-aventis Group, co-marketers of Actonel(R) (risedronate sodium tablets), filed a lawsuit under the Lanham Act against Roche Pharmaceuticals and GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) in the United States Federal District Court in the Southern District of New York. The lawsuit alleges that Roche and GSK engaged in false and misleading advertisingmore...
  • January 3, 2006 - 8:00am
    Today, at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, during the season of giving, the Children's Pepto "Kick In For Kids" program made a check presentation of $30,000 to Kicks For Kids to benefit children facing serious challenges in their lives. Philadelphia Eagles kicker David Akers established the Kicks For Kids organization in 2001 out of a desire to give back to the community and his wish to help young people and families in needmore...