GlaxoSmithKline agrees to pay $3 billion fine in largest healthcare fraud case in U.S. history
Pharmaceutical giant GlaxoSmithKline has agreed to plead guilty to
misdemeanor fraud charges and pay a fine of $3 billion in order to
settle the largest healthcare fraud case in U.S. history.
Justice Department prosecutors claimed that GSK broke laws during
the development and marketing of several of its most well known
GSK was accused of withholding safety data on its diabetes drug
Avandia, marketing the antidepressant Paxil to underage patients and
providing what amounted to illegal kickbacks to doctors who prescribed
The British drug maker says it will pay the finds using cash reserves.
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