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Drug firms seeking tit for tat on generics

Posted: January 6, 2013 at 2:20 a.m.

Public officials have long urged makers of powerful painkillers to do more to make the medications harder to crush and abuse. And now that some companies have done so, they want something in return — a ban on generic versions of the drugs they make that don’t include such tamper-resistant designs.

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Business, Pages 62 on 01/06/2013

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