NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Dec 06, 1972
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(Studio) Senate subcommittee investigates effectiveness of nonprescription cold remedies. Doctors testify remedies often ineffective and even harmful. Makers of Contac say remedy's effectiveness proven.
REPORTER: John Chancellor
(DC) [Buffalo General Hospital's Dr. Carl ARBESMAN - says cold medicine commercials obviously phony.] [Johns Hopkins Univ. Dr. Philip NORMAN - says drugs ineffective.] [Former Vicks Lab. medical director Dr. Don LABRECQUE - says people should be instructed on ineffectiveness of cold remedies or their side effects.]
REPORTER: No reporter given
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