Michael Phelps' Mom Exits McNeil's ADHD Facebook Page
(McNeil, a Johnson & Johnson unit, makes Concerta, the ADHD drug ... criminal or morally dubious behavior (giving the company a get-out if the star is caught taking drugs or driving drunk). Was Mrs. Phelps' contract with J&J dependent on her son's ...
A firm's bold bid to win market for its ADHD drug
Deepening the controversy over psychotropic medicine for ... the DEA to reclassify Concerta as a less-restrictive Schedule III substance, a spokesman for the Fort Washington, Pa., company confirmed last week. McNeil, which also makes Tylenol, markets ...
Big Pharma’s newest invention: Adult ADHD
Big Pharma is cashing in no doubt, but at what cost? Even people who say they or their children are sufferers can’t ignore the lucrative ADHD franchise Big Pharma has built off the disease. Examples of prices on ADHD drugs, for 100 pills at a middle dose ...
Drug companies lose protections on Facebook; some decide to close pages
The company makes the hemophilia drugs Xyntha and BeneFIX and the MS drug Rebif. Keeping pages open Amgen will maintain its “Breakaway From Cancer” page, said spokeswoman Mary Klem, and the company is in discussions with Facebook about the change.
Feehan takes a shot and makes The Shot
He takes Concerta, a medicine prescribed for hyperactivity in children and ... "You see a caring, happy kid, who has this charisma, who carries himself in a way that makes you want to be friends with him." At the recent pageant where 13 boys vied for ...