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Scandal of the poison pen-pushers: How doctors and patients are kept in the dark about potentially dangerous everyday drugs

By DR BEN GOLDACRE PUBLISHED: 22:00, 1 December 2012 | Tamiflu is supposed to be the miracle flu drug. Patients across the UK rely on it. In medicine cupboards everywhere patients have eagerly stockpiled it, and in some winters there has even been talk of rationing. The Government itself has spent £500 million on stockpiling the drug to keep the country from collapse in the wake of a
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