J&J sues Amgen over cancer drug sales tactics

10/14/2005 | NYTimes.com

Johnson & Johnson filed an antitrust suit alleging Amgen used sales tactics to force cancer clinics to buy its Aranesp rather than J&J's Procrit, drugs used to treat chemotherapy-related anemia. The suit notes U.S. sales of the two drugs are expected to reach $2.8 billion this year. An Amgen spokeswoman said, "We believe the allegations are not legitimate and we intend to fight this."

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