Annual report pursuant to Section 13 and 15(d)

Income Taxes (Details 4)

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Income Taxes (Details 4) (USD $)
In Thousands, unless otherwise specified
12 Months Ended
Dec. 31, 2014
Dec. 31, 2013
Dec. 31, 2012
Summary of losses from continuing operations before income taxes between U.S. and foreign jurisdictions      
U.S. $ (84,075)us-gaap_IncomeLossFromContinuingOperationsBeforeIncomeTaxesDomestic $ (74,861)us-gaap_IncomeLossFromContinuingOperationsBeforeIncomeTaxesDomestic $ (34,058)us-gaap_IncomeLossFromContinuingOperationsBeforeIncomeTaxesDomestic
Foreign (87,567)us-gaap_IncomeLossFromContinuingOperationsBeforeIncomeTaxesForeign (37,874)us-gaap_IncomeLossFromContinuingOperationsBeforeIncomeTaxesForeign (4,725)us-gaap_IncomeLossFromContinuingOperationsBeforeIncomeTaxesForeign
Loss from continuing operations before income taxes and investment losses $ (171,642)opk_IncomeLossFromContinuingOperationsBeforeTaxIncludingEquityMethodInvestments $ (112,735)opk_IncomeLossFromContinuingOperationsBeforeTaxIncludingEquityMethodInvestments $ (38,783)opk_IncomeLossFromContinuingOperationsBeforeTaxIncludingEquityMethodInvestments