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NSAIDs: How dangerous are they for your heart?

Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, commonly referred to as NSAIDs, are one of the most common medications used to treat pain and inflammation. Ibuprofen, naproxen, indomethacin, and other NSAIDs are effective across a variety of common conditions, from acute musculoskeletal pain to chronic arthritis. They work by blocking specific proteins, called COX enzymes. This results in the… Read More »

In 2014 They Battled For Control. Now Pfizer's Read And AstraZeneca's Soriot In Different Places

Ian Read felt that Pfizer was at a major competitive disadvantage when he set out to acquire AstraZeneca in the spring of 2014. European based big pharma companies like Novartis and Roche were subjected to much lower tax rates in the EU than Pfizer faced in the US. Read sought to level the playing field… Read More »