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Medicine: Rezulin Trial #652850

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Jan 02, 2002
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Washington: Sharyl Attkisson) Claims that Warner Lambert pharmaceutical company ignored warnings about the diabetes drug Rezulin examined; amateur video shown of diabetes patient Monica George. [Family attorney Zoe LITTLEPAGE - says Rezulin was poorly developed and was unacceptably risky.] [Former FDA (Food and Drug Administration) medical officer John GUERIGUIAN - says he predicted the liver damage problems in 1996.] [Pfizer attorney Jay MAYESH - says the risks of Rezulin were known and doctors had access to the information.]

Reporter(s):
Attkisson, Sharyl;
Rather, Dan
Duration:
00:02:10

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