Chantix

Chantix is a prescription smoking cessation medication made by healthcare giant, Pfizer, and while the drug’s efficacy has already been proven by many, the medication is also attached to a few frightening adverse effects, including: cardiovascular problems, heart attacks, strokes and suicidal thoughts. Smoking has long been a big problem in the United States. According

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Avandia

Avandia (Rosiglitazone Maleate) is a Type 2 diabetes medication manufactured by GlaxoSmithKline used to control blood sugar levels. It has been marketed since 1999, and was a blockbuster hit in the market, generating over $2 billion in annual revenue by 2006. The sales dramatically downgraded when possible Avandia adverse effects, including cardiovascular problems, came to

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Byetta

Byetta is a type 2 diabetes medication that comes in an injectable form and was introduced to the market in 2005. Effective as it may seem, the drug has dangerous side effects including pancreatic cancer – the very reason the manufacturer has been bombarded with lawsuits. Despite this fatal danger, doctors still widely prescribe Byetta

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Topamax

Topamax (topiramate), an anticonvulsant use to treat seizures and severe migraines has been linked to kidney problems, liver disease, birth defects in children who were born from mothers who have taken the drug, and suicidal tendencies. Topamax was approved by the United States Food and Drug Administration in 2012 and was originally produced by Noramco,

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