American patients got unapproved Ebol...

American patients got unapproved Ebola drug

There are 5 comments on the Wall Street Journal story from Aug 4, 2014, titled American patients got unapproved Ebola drug. In it, Wall Street Journal reports that:

Two Americans infected with Ebola in Liberia-one in a hospital here and another set to arrive Tuesday-were treated in that West African country with an experimental drug not yet evaluated for safety in humans.

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the Light

El Paso, TX

#1 Aug 4, 2014
If you have a for-certain death sentence such as Ebola your going to want anything that might help you.
other

Toronto, Canada

#2 Aug 4, 2014
Charles

United States

#3 Aug 5, 2014
Besides, a doctor should be willing to take anything he might prescribe to anyone else.
the Light

El Paso, TX

#4 Aug 5, 2014
Knowing how America cares about Pharm. companys and making money-they would tell the patients to wait until itsFDA approved. The Dr. would be dead by then.When something like this happens, who cares about waiting periods.
Anonymous

Tempe, AZ

#5 Aug 10, 2014
well.....

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