Celebrity doctor Drew Pinsky, best known as Dr. Drew on the HLN talk show of the same name, the daytime series Lifechangers on the CW, and Celebrity Rehab on VH1, accepted large payments from GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) to tout the benefits of the antidepressant Wellbutrin (bupropion) on some of his shows, according to court documents. The documents were made public as part of the $3 billion settlement of a health care fraud case against GSK by the U.S. Department of Justice. The government alleged that Pinskey received two payments – in March and April 1999 – from GSK to talk up the ... Read More
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