FILE PHOTO: Used blister packets that contained medicines, tablets and tablets are seen, on this image illustration taken June 30, 2018. REUTERS/Russell Boyce/Illustration
(Reuters) – U.S. drugmakers filed a lawsuit on Friday difficult a brand new authorities regulation that might require them to reveal the checklist worth of pharmaceuticals in direct-to-consumer tv commercials.
The lawsuit was collectively filed by Amgen Inc, Merck & Co, Eli Lilly and Co and the Affiliation Of Nationwide Advertisers within the U.S. district court docket for the district of Columbia.
The brand new regulation, which was finalized on Could eight by the U.S. Division of Well being and…