CBS Evening News for Friday, May 01, 1998
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.
(New York: Elizabeth Kaledin) Viagra rush and concerns about taking the anti-impotence drug and payment for it reported; scenes shown of pills being dispensed, media coverage about Viagra, and doctors discussing it with patients. [Talk show host David LETTERMAN - starts to tell Viagra jokes.] [Urologist E. Douglas WHITEHEAD - describes some requests he has received for Viagra.] Possible problems with prescribing Viagra mentioned; chart of drugs that shouldn't be taken with Viagra shown. [Urologist Dr. John STRIPLING - describes one bad drug interaction.] [Anonymous PATIENT - expresses disappointment with Viagra.]
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