FDA Orders Avandia to be Pulled from Pharmacy Shelves

Yesterday, the FDA ordered GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) to stop selling diabetes drug Avandia in retail pharmacies starting later this year. Once the best selling diabetes drug in the world with $3 billion in annual revenue, GSK still generated $680 million in Avandia sales last year even after the significant risks of this drug became known.  In [...]