Pfizer Inc. Enters Final Settlements in 660 Chantix Lawsuits

Published: Jul 19, 2013

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Pfizer Inc. today took another big step towards shedding itself of the more than 2,500 lawsuits filed against its anti-smoking drug Chantix. Pfizer and a South Carolina attorney have agreed on final settlement for about 660 Chantix lawsuits, according to a court document filed in federal court in Birmingham this morning. That group of lawsuits was filed between 2009 and 2012 by people who complained of variety of psychological problems, including suicides or suicide attempts.

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