Monday, January 31, 2005

High Noon Coming For Big Drug Companies?

Another drug bites the dust? But, there are so many! Line 'em up, shoot 'em down. That is exactly what big pharma wants to do with vitamins and supplements. The best defense is a good offense. Kudos to the good doctors at Kaiser. Let us hope that the rest of the doctors who dispense these poisons like good little drug pushers will grow a back bone or at least get smart, and stop being whores for the giant drug companies.

"A ban by Kaiser, whose practices are in many ways a model for other health care providers, could further damp sales of Bextra, which had sales last year of $1.29 billion. Those sales have already slumped since Pfizer acknowledged last fall that studies had shown that the drug increased the risks of heart attack and stroke among patients who have had coronary artery bypass surgery. Many experts have speculated that its risks could be as high as Vioxx's. " Full Article at:

For a short review of what the big drug companies are trying to do to control your free access to vitamins and supplements go to:
It is true story that could happen here soon! See bottom of article for actions you can take.