A report in 2008 by the Associated Press (AP) stated that 41 million unaware Americans have various trace amounts of pharmaceuticals, such as birth control pills, pain killers, and antibiotics in their drinking water due to the public flushing
10:15 May 18, 2014
Like Vioxx, Merck's other blockbuster whose side effects emerged after it was used/tested on the public, Fosamax was launched a month early thanks to its collegial relationship with the FDA.
14:07 Apr 15, 2010
Pharma is citing 'patent expirations' for flat and falling earnings as its Lipitor, Effexor and Plavix blockbusters go generic.
13:51 May 5, 2009
For years, AstraZeneca has tried to convince depressed people they are really bipolar and need to take the atypical antipsychotic Seroquel
07:00 Jan 10, 2009
Big Pharma gets physicians to beat up on politicians and other opponents, does a poor job of covering up affiliations. Wall Street Journal does a poor job of investigating the story.
05:26 Jun 12, 2008
Just as Wall Street doesn't portfolio a loan anymore - hello! - When it can be repackaged and sold to hedge funds, Pharma doesn't treat mental problems as transient or episodic anymore.
03:57 Nov 17, 2007
In the most recent poll lead by researcher Eric Campbell to verify facts, these researchers with knowing habits of Americas physicians, mailed them $20 enclosed in a 'Do you accept bribes from drug companies,' questionnaire.
03:41 May 29, 2007
Despite definitive medical studies, it's just a matter of time before the second and third opinions of hormone profiteers appear in the press.
17:21 Apr 23, 2007
Demand for the remaining space on the site was in such high demand that Las Vegas odds makers were predicting that the final 1,000 pixels would be sold for $1million at auction.
17:52 Jan 12, 2006
Trials are beginning on a new oral medication for a disease that threatens about 60 million people a year in 36 countries - but no thanks to big pharm.
03:51 Aug 27, 2005