Skip to comments.143 Sudden Deaths did not stop approval
Posted on 09/24/2001 1:58:23 PM PDT by David LaneEdited on 09/03/2002 4:49:20 AM PDT by Jim Robinson. [history]
A damning and horrifying accounts of how the US Food and Drug Administration acts in anything but good faith or the public interest. A blistering seven-page expose that points a finger at AIDS activist efforts to speed up the approval process.
"Once a wary watchdog, the Food and Drug Administration set out to become a 'partner' of the pharmaceutical industry. Today, the public has more remedies, but some are proving lethal."
(Excerpt) Read more at latimes.com ...
And I'm damned sure more people have died waiting for a helpful medicine to make it through the average ten-year FDA approval process than have died from the complications arising from those special cases where they rush medications to market.