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CMA Resurrects Claims Against Pfizer And Flynn On Phenytoin

UK Competition Regulator Once Again Alleges Pricing Abused Dominant Position

Executive Summary

After a court last year overturned CMA fines of almost £90m imposed on Pfizer and marketing partner Flynn Pharma over pricing for phenytoin sodium capsules, the UK competition regulator has issued a fresh statement of objections after reassessing the case in light of the ruling’s guidance on how unfair pricing should be evaluated.

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