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Servier found to have breached industry code over disclosure of trial results

BMJ 2014; 349 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.g5534 (Published 05 September 2014) Cite this as: BMJ 2014;349:g5534
  1. Jacqui Wise
  1. 1London

The drug company Servier Laboratories has been found to have breached the UK industry’s code of practice for failing to disclose details of clinical trials within the required timeframe.1

The Prescription Medicines Code of Practice Authority also found that the French company’s failure to disclose some of its trial results had brought discredit on and reduced confidence in the drug industry.

An anonymous member of the public complained to the authority after the publication of …

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