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When an Old Study Casted Doubt on Drug, Arbor Pharma Turned to Trump Nominee Tom Price for Help



1/20/2017 6:26:32 AM

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The $3 pill known as BiDil was already a difficult sell when a Georgia-based pharmaceutical company bought the marketing rights a few years ago. A treatment for African Americans suffering from heart failure, BiDil had never really caught on, forcing the drug company that developed it to take a buyout offer. One strike against the drug was a 2009 study that raised questions about its safety and effectiveness.

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