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http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/25/business/justices-rule-generic-makers-not-liable-for-drugs-design.html

 

 

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And that is because they are simply copying the originally produced drug?


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And that is because they are simply copying the originally produced drug?

I think so.  I would like to hear other peoples take on it.  According to the story, it accounts for 80% of prescriptions filled.  

 

I also wonder if it means you can sue the brand.  Example:  if I take abc, which is a knock-off of xyz, and have a severe reactions - can I sue xyz, or am I left with no recourse?


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