Pharmaceutical Companies Dumped Opioids into the US at the Height of the Epidemic

KCBS Radio: On-Demand
Wednesday, July 17th
An investigation by the Washington Post revealed that... at the height of the opioid epidemic... American's largest pharmaceutical companies pumped 76-Billion oxycodone and hydrocodone pills into the country.

Company data unearthed by The Post shows that... from 2006 to 2012... the spread of these pills coincides with the spike in opioid deaths over this 10-year span.

For more...KCBS Radio news anchor Rebecca Corral spoke with Paul Farrell, Co-lead council in the National Prescription Opioid Litigation.