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J&J to stop selling opioids in US, reaches $230mn settlement

NEW YORK: Johnson & Johnson, one of the pharmaceutical giants accused of fueling the deadly US opioid crisis, has reached a settlement with the state of New York for $230 million and confirmed it will stop making or selling opioids

US halts use of J&J vaccine over rare blood clots

WAHINGTON: US federal health agencies recommended pausing use of Johnson & Johnson’s COVID-19 vaccine after six women under age 50 developed rare blood clots after receiving the shot. Johnson & Johnson said it would delay rollout of the vaccine to

US approves J&J Covid vaccine for emergency use

WASHINGTON: The United States authorized Johnson & Johnson’s Covid vaccine for emergency use, giving the nation a third shot to battle the outbreak. The single-shot vaccine is highly effective in preventing severe COVID-19, including against newer variants, the Food and

Johnson & Johnson to stop selling skin-whitening creams

LONDON: Johnson & Johnson has decided to stop selling skin-whitening creams widely popular in Asia and the Middle East. The products have come under renewed social pressure in recent weeks amid a global debate about racial inequality. Johnson & Johnson