Monday, December 21, 2009
Christmas comes early for 3,700 US doctors on GlaxoSmithKline's payroll
Interesting post from the author of Side Effects: A Prosecutor, a Whistleblower, and a Bestselling Antidepressant on Trial, Alison Bass, on her blog.
"GlaxoSmithKline became the third pharmaceutical giant to start disclosing all the speaking and consulting payments it makes to US doctors, and its list is an eye-popping illustration of the rampant corruption that runs through our current system of medical research."
"Surprise, surprise, one of the drugs given an enthusiastic thumb's up in this review is Xyzal, an antihistamine made by GlaxoSmithKline."
You can read more HERE
Also, you may want to check out her book. If you get a book token as a Christmas present Side Effects: A Prosecutor, a Whistleblower, and a Bestselling Antidepressant on Trial comes highly recommended.
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Bob Fiddaman has been writing about the dangers of antidepressants since 2006. In 2011 he was presented with two human rights awards from the Citizens Commission on Human Rights.
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