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Thanks Pharma for warning Superbowl listeners about this disease

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Who would know to go to the doc without Big Pharma? They may have exocrine pancreatic insufficiency (EPI) which AbbVie hopes they will treat with AbbVie's drug Creon, Pancreatic Enzyme Replacement Therapy. The drug may help "EPI" but it also "may increase your chance of having a rare bowel disorder called fibrosing colonopathy" and may cause "frequent or abnormal bowel movements; bloating." Is this another case of the drug being worse than the disease? How much did you spend AbbVie on Superbowl radio ads to sell this di$ea$e

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Martha Rosenberg is an award-winning investigative public health reporter who covers the food, drug and gun industries. Her first book, Born With A Junk Food Deficiency: How Flaks, Quacks and Hacks Pimp The Public Health, is distributed by Random (more...)
 

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