News Stories relating to "prescription drugs"
Wednesday, December 12, 2012
Did you know that Viagra was first developed as a drug for heart disease, before it became a drug for erectile dysfunction? Or that Rogaine, which is now a baldness treatment, was originally used to treat high blood pressure?
One of the main expenses drug companies have when it comes to developing new medicines is testing these drugs...
Monday, July 20, 2009
More lethal than car crashes! - The recent deaths of Heath Ledger and perhaps even Michael Jackson point out the sad fact that adults between the ages of 34 and 56 are at a greater risk of dying from poisoning than from traffic accidents.
Poisoning deaths include those resulting from drug overdose or other misuse of...