Oxycontin

  • Purdue Press Conference
    • 00:00:00-00:00:33
      Introductions.
    • 00:00:33-00:01:55
      Announcement of legal action against the marketing and sale of opioid pain killers. Investigation background. Perdue failure to come up with meaningful settlement offer.
    • 00:02:18-00:02:18
      OAG lawsuit against Perdue detail. "Our lawsuit is the first in the nation to greatly detail how Purdue targeted Pennsylvanians with a sprawling salesforce."
    • 00:02:18-00:05:21
      Opioid background and impact by Perdue's behavior. *3:19-5:21: Statistics; drug overdose #1 accidental killer.
    • 00:05:21-00:05:52
      Perdue opioid perception. "For them opioids have been a goldmine." 5:52-"The opioid epidemic is man made."
    • 00:05:52-00:07:24
      Perdue impact and OAG thoughts. 5:52-"The opioid epidemic is man made." *6:14-Statistics: "Nearly 70 in 100 patience walked away with a prescription for opioids in 2017." 6:52- "Purdue's oxycontin's sole active ingredient, oxycodone, is a molecule nearly identical to heroin.
    • 00:07:24-00:11:48
      Perdue tactics; launching a multifaceted illegal effort targeting PA doctors and patience. *Outlined list. Good information throughout.
    • 00:11:48-00:12:59
      Purdue negligence.
    • 00:12:59-00:13:28
      OAG legal action against Perdue. "We are holding doctors criminally liable when they break the law."
    • 00:13:28-00:15:35
      Perdue opioid effect on Philadelphia Pennsylvania. Dr. Beto's actions with Perdue and statistics. Perdue negligence.
    • 00:15:35-00:16:55
      Why Perdue changing the opioid perception for market gain was wrong. Background on original opioid usage. "Specifically we alledge, they went after the elderly and veterans."
    • 00:16:55-00:17:57
      Perdue marketing. "Specifically we allege, they went after the elderly and veterans." *Number statistics on Perdue sales. "Perdue has soled more than 2.9 million prescriptions."
    • 00:17:57-00:19:16
      Perdue and previous lawsuit. And adaption to market creating "pseudo addiction."
    • 00:20:12-00:21:52
      OAG Pharma lawsuit goal.
    • 00:21:52-00:23:14
      Conclusion. 22:07: "Opioid addiction has savagely inflicted pain on the most vulnerable Pennsylvanians....Perdue owes is the thousands of Pennsylvanians.