The full audio of our Lundbeck meeting.K, I finally got permission to publish the recording of our Lundbeck meeting (not from Lundbeck but hey, I didn’t give them permission to kill Shane) so here goes….
Hi , A friend of mine is taking paroxetine and she is thinking of having a baby. Is paroxetine a teratogen? Glaxo responded with: Hi Joanne – We are not allowed to discuss product information or offer advice to individuals about medicines. Please ask your friend to speak to her healthcare provider if she has any concerns about her medication. This is similar to the 'advice' they give to patients who contact them asking for help withdrawing from Seroxat [known as Paxil in the US] -
Students Anna Devathasan and Jenny Suo tested the blackcurrant cordial against rival brands to test their hypothesis that cheaper brands were less healthy. Instead, their tests found that the Ribena contained a tiny amount of vitamin C, while another brand's orange juice drink contained almost four times more. Given Ribena's advertising claims that "the blackcurrants in Ribena have four times the vitamin C of oranges"