Analysis

A Look At … The Power Of Big Pharma

April 8, 2021 0

Just How Powerful Is Big Pharma? Story at-a-glance Spending on pharmaceutical industry lobbying also reached a record amount in 2020, at more than $306 million, compared to $299 million in 2019 There were 1,502 pharmaceutical […]

HEALTH

A Decade of Questions Over a Paxil Study Vindicated

December 29, 2015 0

by Martha Rosenberg In the last few years, highly promoted drugs like Vioxx, Bextra, Baycol, Trovan, Meridia, Seldane, Hismanal, Darvon, Mylotarg, Lotronex, Propulsid, phenylpropanolamine (PPA), phenacetin, Raxar and Redux have been withdrawn for safety risks […]

GOVERNMENT

Nominee for FDA Commissioner Has Pharma Industry Ties

December 23, 2015 0

by The Edgy Truth If confirmed by Congress, the next commissioner of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) will be Robert M. Califf, MD. Dr. Califf is currently the FDA’s deputy commissioner for Medical Products […]

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