(WEHT) – The Commonwealth of Kentucky secured $40 million from two separate settlements involving a drug company and distributor.
Attorney General Andy Beshear’s office recovered $17 million from Bayer Corp. over claims it misled a woman about risks with its birth control drugs Yasmin and Yaz.
Bayer did not admit liability as part of the deal.
The other case involved $22 million over marketing of Suboxone used in treating opioid dependence.
(This story was originally published on October 23, 2019)