Topic: prescription medications
Don’t chains have quality control mechanisms to alert headquarters to abnormal patterns in prescription use?
Even if it turns out to be ineffective for patients, buying cannabis products certainly gives a boost to the sales figures.
Some people are surprised that someone could function at such a high level in public despite significant drug use, but that’s something addiction has been known for.
But it’s still confusing for many people outside the field, since unlike psychiatry, they don’t revise their thinking every couple decades.
I’m no lawyer, but it makes me think of robbing a bank and returning 20% of the spoils to avoid jail.
These multi-billion dollar fines sound enormous, but like the one levied on Facebook, they represent a small portion of the company’s actual assets.
Legal responsibility, however, is quite different. J&J’s attorneys will do whatever they can to shift blame elsewhere.
It’s a real challenge for the folks on the ground to fit their reality into the prescribed format of a Federal grant.
Topics: prescription medications
The first trials did not demonstrate effectiveness beyond placebo. So the FDA allowed a third trial which apparently did, at least a little.