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Bausch Health investigated by US Department of Justice over misleading marketing

Three plaque psoriasis drugs and one fungal treatment are the suspects in a case concerning wrongful marketing by Canadian pharmaceutical firm Bausch Health, and the US Department of Justice is reportedly looking into the matter.

Bausch Health has run into problems with the US authorities, as the Canadian company is being investigated for having marketed three plaque psoriasis treatments and one fungal treatment for unintended use, media Endpoints News reports based on a Stat News story.

According to documents seen by Stat News, Bausch is intending to comply with the probe by the US Department of Justice (DOJ), although the uses of the drugs that the investigation concerns are not specified. Bausch Health leadership has therefore instructed employees to preserve all documents and communications, a move known as a ”legal hold.”

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