Perrigo’s Outgoing CEO Advocates OTC Switches, Starting With Statins
Some sort of "pharmacy intervention" could aid switches, CEO Hendrickson says; board bloc is still pushing to divest the generic Rx segment but apparent second-quarter sales validation isn't enough to persuade Hendrickson to stay on.
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