The United States Governor demands – at Walmart for its role in the crisis of opacity

A Walmart Tienda in Bradford, Pennsylvania (REUTERS / Brendan McDermid / Archive)
A Walmart Tienda in Bradford, Pennsylvania (REUTERS / Brendan McDermid / Archive)

The Department of Justice of the United States asked this March at Walmart by its paper on the so-called crisis of opioids, the epidemic of sobriety of these legal drugs that has caused hundreds of miles of deaths, alleging that the giant minority process incorrectly received and emptied a public health disaster.

El gobierno estadounidense acusa a Walmart de manejo Oversvarligt de pedidos, llenando miles de recetas “invalididas”.

Las autoridades podrían including disposers have got miles from millones de dólares en multas, of the litigation that followed an investigation of several years ago, the Department of Justice explained in a press release.

“As one of the largest pharmaceutical companies and distributors in the country, Walmart calls for accountability and the media to help prevent the recurrence of fraudulent offenses ”, dijo Jeffrey Bossert Clark, interim director of the civil division of the DOJ.

“In exchange, during these years the opposite: dispatch miles of prescriptions and validity in its pharmacies and information on suspicious pediatric patients and other medicines dispensed by their pharmacies ”.

Of the 232,000 estadounidenses he lost his life to sobriety of opioid diseases between 1999 and 2018, according to the Centers for Control and Prevention of Injuries (REUTERS / Joshua Lott)
Crowds of 232,000 workers lost their lives due to surgeries of patients recruited between 1999 and 2018, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (REUTERS / Joshua Lott)

Walmart, which presented in October its own motion against the Department of Justice, declared this March that the cargoes were infused and accused the United States authorities of embarking on a “transparent intention to remove the culprit from well-documented drug control by the Drug Administration to prevent malpractice from prescribing drugs first.”

Are you selling anything at all costs?

At the request of the governor is described in Walmart, the world’s largest minority company, as “An exceptionally well-placed company to prevent the illegal diversion of opioids” Thank you for the operation of more than 5,000 pharmacies and its distribution in the majority of taxable services up to 2018.

Pero sostiene que los gerentes de Walmart eiercieron “An enormous pressure on pharmacists to accept recipes”, means that the Unity of Completion Reunion dates on invalidity receipts of taxable substances, to retrieve the information of the pharmaceuticals, following the denunciation of the United States.

In the litigation there is an official of the dependency of compliment that dijo que “impulse sales” is the most important era that sends back sales information and the comments of the managers who are unstable to process quickly the recipes because “the times of hoping to reduce the number of patients to the reserve”.

Walmart rejects these arguments, denouncing the request as “plagiarism of inaccuracies of hechos and escogidos documents made of context”.

In its own motion against the governor, Walmart argued that the United States’ representation should be in a position to not win. Pharmaceuticals “must take a difficult decision” to accept the “medical juice and take the prescription of opiáceos, or question the juice of the medicine and refuse to take it”, the company said.

Walmart Receives Arguments and Demands from the EU Governor (EFE / EPA / JIM LO SCALZO / Archivo)
Walmart Receives Arguments and Demands from the EU Governor (EFE / EPA / JIM LO SCALZO / Archivo)

The pharmaceuticals are subject to possible federal actions and the tax authorities ensure that an order is erroneously issued, or the possibility that their license “will be withdrawn by the practice not authorized by the medicine, without mentioning the potential gift in our pockets” on demand.

The case of the Department of Justice marks the last example of government action in response to the crisis of opioidism, which prompted authorities to impose the first significant reduction in the life expectancy in the EU and the EU since the 1990 AIDS epidemic. .

More than 232,000 stadiums lost their lives due to the increase in the number of jobs raised between 1999 and 2018, following the Centers for the Control and Prevention of Injuries.

In October, the manufacturer of OxyContin, Purdue Pharma, has declared itself guilty of three criminal charges and agreed to pay 8,300 million dollars in lots to resolve the case. The Purdue paper also has been evident in the owners of the company, the Sackler family.

Other cases have included medicines and other parts in the chain of pharmaceutical seminist, including the cadres of Walgreens and CVS Health pharmacies.

Walmart shares rose 1.2 per cent to $ 144.17.

By John Biers (AFP)

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