http://www.dispatch.com/content/stories ... s-die.html
1 within 24 hours after taking the oral drug.
I really do hope the same dire warnings in relation to CCSVI that garnered considerable interest, concern, endless blog postings, inflammatory headlines, and general use by every neuro predisposed to dismiss CCSVI out of hand, are brought to bear likewise for another pharmaceutical inspired pipe dream, where a simple little pill is all the rage, so attractive, so alluring, easy replacement for shots, now that 11 DEATHS come to light, NOW it warrants extreme scrutiny?
At least with CCSVI, we can usually trace the cause quite easily, these pills? Just NOW?
That, is how the existing system works, we are guinea pigs. At least with CCSVI, we can hedge our bets, make informed decisions, take numerous factors into account before proceeding, or decide not to proceed.
But the pills? Good luck and make sure your affairs are in order, I'll take a novel use of a time tested procedure ANY day over guessing how my particular physiological makeup may react to a new chemical.
Doubt this will get equal airtime though, it's just a drug, there's little controversy nor publicity to be gained by "having a position about oral drugs".