Barr Back In The Ring Over Plan B

Law360, New York (August 18, 2006, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Amid controversy surrounding Barr Pharmaceuticals Inc.’s move to make its morning after contraceptive pill available without a prescription, the drug maker has refiled its application with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to sell Plan B over the counter to women over 18.

Barr—which makes Plan B through subsidiary Duramed Pharmaceuticals Inc.— submitted a revised application on Friday seeking federal approval to sell the Plan B "morning after" pill without a prescription, the FDA said.

Carol A. Cox, vice president of investor relations and corporate communications...
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Case Information

Case Title

Tummino et al v. von Eschenbach

Case Number



New York Eastern

Nature of Suit

Other Statutory Actions


Edward R. Korman

Date Filed

January 21, 2005

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