Kids' Rx drug use rises

Kids' Rx drug use rises

There are 2 comments on the Newsday story from May 17, 2007, titled Kids' Rx drug use rises. In it, Newsday reports that:

The number of adolescent girls taking drugs for Type 2 diabetes has nearly tripled in just five years, while use of chronic medicines for psychotic behavior and insomnia roughly doubled among boys and girls ...

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Daniel Haszard

Sanbornville, NH

#1 May 17, 2007
Zyprexa promotion

Eli Lilly makes billions on diabetes treatment and also gets $4.2 billion a year in sales of their biggest cash cow Zyprexa which has been scandalized as *causing* diabetes as a major side effect.

Zyprexa off label promotion scandal is all over the news now.
Lilly drug reps are alleged to have called their marketing ploy,"Viva zyprexa".
There are now 7 states (and counting) going after Lilly for fraud and restitution.

Daniel Haszard www
Rev- Mike

Auburn Hills, MI

#2 May 18, 2007
too many people asleep' they dont care' 90 percent of the county is druged on something the big drug companies have us all doped up . and we wonder what is wrong with the country..? what a joke' sober up and you can see

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