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Acne Treatment #523718

NBC Evening News for Friday, May 21, 1982
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(Studio) FDA (Food and Drug Administration) reported announcing new drug for treatment of acne.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(DC) Success of drug in treating Tom Carter's cystic acne noted; photos shown. [Health and Human Services Secretary Richard SCHWEIKER - praises drug.] Drug said marketed under name of Accutane; details given. Acne's development and Accutane's apparent impact on disease explained. [CARTER - praises drug.] Accutane said being considered in treatment of less severe acne.
REPORTER: Robert Hager

Reporter(s):
Hager, Robert;
Mudd, Roger
Duration:
00:01:30

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