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Medicine: Diabetes Drug #181368

ABC Evening News for Monday, Jul 27, 1998
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(New York: John Mckenzie) Questions about the new diabetes drug Rezulin examined; report from Warner Lambert on liver problems due to the drug following the FDA's fast-track review and the need for doctors to monitor patients taking Rezulin noted. [Public Citizen's Health Dr. Sidney WOLFE - calls for the drug to be taken off the market.] [University of Michigan Douglas GREENE - expresses concern.] [Warner-Lambert vice president Anthony WILD, State University of New York Dr. Harold LEBOVITZ - offer views on the monitoring program.] [Ohio State University Dr. Kwame OSEI - comments on the drug's use.]

Reporter(s):
Jennings, Peter;
Mckenzie, John
Duration:
00:02:50

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