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ALTMAN, ALAN P.

Notable drugs produced by Eli Lilly include:

  • Cymbalta (depression, generalized anxiety disorder, diabetic peripheral neuropathic pain, fibromyalgia, chronic osteoarthritis pain, chronic low back pain)
  • Humalog (diabetes)
  • Alimta (lung cancer, mesothelioma)
  • Evista (osteoporosis, lowering risk of invasive breast cancer)
  • Cialis (erectile dysfunction, benign prostatic hyperplasia)
  • Humulin (diabetes)
  • Forteo (osteoporosis)
  • Strattera (ADHD)
  • Effient (prevents strokes and heart attacks in patients who need to have a heart procedure called percutaneous coronary intervention)
  • Glucagon (hypoglycemia, diabetes)
  • Erbitux (colon cancer, advanced head and neck cancer)

Important notes

The reports include both the name of the health provider who performed the service and, when reported, the entity paid. They may be different.

Source: Eli Lilly. ProPublica last downloaded this record on Oct. 17, 2012.

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