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BRIEF-UK's CMA provisionally finds Actavis UK has broken competition law
December 16, 2016 / 7:22 AM / a year ago

BRIEF-UK's CMA provisionally finds Actavis UK has broken competition law

Dec 16 (Reuters) - UK’s Competition and Markets Authority

* Has provisionally found that Actavis UK has broken competition law by charging excessive prices to NHS for hydrocortisone tablets.

* Actavis UK raised price of 10mg hydrocortisone tablets by over 12,000 pct compared to branded version of drug sold by a different co prior to April 2008

* Company also increased price of 20mg hydrocortisone tablets by nearly 9,500 pct compared to previous branded price Further company coverage: (Bengaluru Newsroom: +91 806 749 1136)

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