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2000 - 2004

  The Rise & Fall of "Redux"  

How Safe is Medication Approved by the FDA?
The Rise & Fall of the SSRI "Redux"

Learn from the History of Serotonin Boosters "Redux" and "Fen-Phen"

1996-04-29 New Obesity Drug approved by FDA
1996-08-24 New Warning on Anti-Obesity Drug
1997-01-08 Rethinking Redux
1997-02-05 Redux Story sheds Light on Drug development Process
1997-04-19 One year after Redux approval, questions about Safety
1997-04-20 Scientists upset over Redux Side Effects
1997-04-22 FDA says Redux shows no unexpected Side Effects
1997-07-09 Diet-Drug combination may cause Heart, Lung Damage
1997-08-27 Study: Weight-loss Drugs disrupt Brain Function
1997-09-15 Redux and Pondimin (Fen-Phen) to be Withdrawn
1997-09-16 FDA Pulls 2 Diet Pills from Market
1997-09-18 Statement FDA regarding Withdrawal Pondimin & Redux
1998-01-14 Consumer Group Sues FDA to release Research Protocol for Redux
1998-07-12 Critics question FDA Safety Net after Drugs get Yanked
1999-12-10 Rapid New Drug Approvals versus Safety: Q & A from an FDA Interview
2000-03-11 FDA Knew about the Dangers of Redux but Approved it Anyway

Netherlands/United States
2000 - 2004