Violation Tracker Individual Record
Date:December 12, 2012
Offense Group:safety-related offenses
Primary Offense:drug or medical equipment safety violation
Pfizer Inc. agreed to pay $55 million plus interest to resolve allegations that Wyeth LLC illegally introduced and caused the introduction into interstate commerce of a misbranded drug, Protonix, between February 2000 and June 2001.
Level of Government:federal
Action Type:agency action
Agency:Food and Drug Administration referral to the Justice Department
Civil or Criminal Case:civil
HQ Country of Parent:USA
HQ State of Parent:New York
Ownership Structure of Parent:publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent:pharmaceuticals
Specific Industry of Parent:pharmaceuticals
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