Eli Lilly to Pay South Carolina $45 Million Over Zyprexa

Lilly to Pay South Carolina $45 Million Over Zyprexa (Update2) – Bloomberg.com.
Eli Lilly agreed to pay $45 million to South Carolina in order  to settle a lawsuit claiming the drugmaker improperly marketed its antipsychotic Zyprexa. South Carolina sued Lilly, with allegations that Zyprexa, approved for schizophrenia and bipolar disorder, was marketed for off-label or unapproved purposes. The state initially sought for up to $6 billion in fines and damages.

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