NBC Evening News for Friday, May 22, 1998
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.
(New York: Robert Bazell) Pfizer's investigation of the deaths of six men taking the anti-impotence drug Viagra featured. [FDA (Food and Drug Administration) acting commissioner Dr. Michael FRIEDMAN - says proper use is safe.] The concerns about the interuse of Viagra with certain nitrate heart drugs, like nitroglycerine, noted. [University of Southern California Dr. Harin PADMA-NATHAN - reaffirms that Viagra is a prescription medication.]
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