Doctors In Maine Say Halt In OxyContin Marketing Comes ’20 Years Late’

Bottles of Purdue Pharma L.P. OxyContin medication sit on a pharmacy shelf in Provo, Utah, in 2016.

Purdue Pharma, maker of OxyContin, won’t promote opioids to doctors anymore. In Maine, physicians say the change should have happened long ago.

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