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Vytorin Doesn’t Work

Filed under: Business,Health,Investment News — Tags: , , , , , , — Paddy Wallbouncer @ 9:31 am 2008 January 15

The popular cholesterol lowering drug Vytorin just doesn’t work. That’s according to the head of Cardiology at the prestigious Cleveland Clinic. Not a popular stand to take when a drug company has 5 billion in sales at stake.

Vytorin is a combination of two drugs, Ezetimibe and Simvastatin. Simvastatin is also known by the genric name Zocor, and costs much less than a dollar. Zocor appears to be the more (more…)