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An Opioid Spray Showered Billionaire John Kapoor In Riches. Now He’s Feeling The Pain

John Kapoor made his billions by letting his drug companies push legal and ethical limits. Nothing went wrong when they sold blood pressure pills, but lately one of his firms has used aggressive tactics to push one of the strongest narcotics in the world.
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