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Express Scripts Giving 'Extra Scrutiny' to Valeant Prescriptions

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Express Scripts Holding Co. is carefully scrutinizing prescriptions for products made by Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc., making sure the pharmacy manager’s rules are being followed.

“We are looking at every single claim for their products,” Steve Miller, chief medical officer for Express Scripts, said in an interview Friday at Bloomberg’s headquarters in New York. “They are getting extra scrutiny.”