Seizing on opioid crisis, a drugmaker lobbies hard for its product

Seizing on opioid crisis, a drugmaker lobbies hard for its product


An advertisement for the drug Vivitrol, a treatment for opioid addiction, on an F train in New York City. Vivitrol's sales and profile are rising fast, thanks to its manufacturers' shrewd use of political connections, and despite scant science to prove the drug's efficacy.



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