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  •  Well they happen to some people.... (1+ / 0-)
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    otherwise they wouldn't bother rapidly going through the list of nasty possible side effects at the end of every drug commercial on the TV.

    I will admit to a wee bit of hyperbole in my first comment however...;)  

    "I'd rec you if I could." - cometman

    by cometman on Tue Feb 26, 2008 at 11:04:39 AM PST

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    •  They go through the list of nasty possible ... (0+ / 0-)

      ... side effects because that's an FDA requirement for advertising prescription drugs.

      Come to think of it, nobody requires cigarette ads (do they have those anymore?) or alcohol ads to contain a full list of side effects.  Maybe they should.

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