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Medicine: Cold Remedies #344170

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Apr 08, 1992
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Washington: Rita Braver) Allegations that many cold remedies do no good featured; scenes shown from Congressional hearing. [Five PEOPLE - talk about their symptoms and medicines.] [Two WOMEN - comment on medicines they use.] [Representative Ted WEISS - alludes to Contac commercial.] [Johns Hopkins University Dr. Nancy HUTTON - gives results of her study on Dimetapp.] [Nonprescription Drug Manufacturers Association John WALDEN - talks about Americans' use of cold remedies.] [University of Florida Leslie HANDELES - comments.] FDA reported evaluating whether to keep allowing antihistamines to be sold for cold relief.

Reporter(s):
Braver, Rita;
Rather, Dan
Duration:
00:02:20

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