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Archive for April 19th, 2007

Vioxx Follow-up Arcoxia Nixed

Posted by David Bradley on April 19th, 2007

VioxxThe discovery of the life-threatening effects of Vioxx led to its rapid withdrawal by manufacturer Merck under pressure from drug agencies. Now, the successor to the notorious osteoarthritis drug, Arcoxia, is to be banned by the Food and Drug Administration.

More on Vioxx here…