Go Back   Catalyst Athletics Forums > Nutrition > General Nutrition

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 04-02-2007, 01:48 PM   #1
Robert Allison
Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2007
Posts: 245
Default Marketing of Zelnorm Suspended

Yet another high profile pharmaceutical plagued by side effects:

http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/...259527&src=ddd

Quote:
March 30, 2007 (East Hanover, NJ) - Novartis, in compliance with an FDA request, has suspended marketing and sales of its irritable bowel/constipation drug Zelnorm (tegaserod maleate), after an analysis of its clinical database pointed to a higher incidence of MI, stroke, and unstable angina among patients taking the drug.
You have to sign up (free) to view the article. I didn't realize that at the time of posting. The gist of the article is in the first paragraph, posted above.

Last edited by Robert Allison; 04-02-2007 at 01:53 PM. Reason: Clarification
Robert Allison is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump




All times are GMT -7. The time now is 02:51 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.9 Beta 3
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.