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DONALDSON, DEIRDRE HUNTER

Notable drugs produced by Pfizer include:

  • Lyrica (epilepsy, post-herpetic neuralgia and diabetic, peripheral neuropathy, fibromyalgia)
  • Celebrex (arthritis pain and inflammation, acute pain)
  • Viagra (erectile dysfunction)
  • Zyvox (bacterial infections)
  • Sutent (late-stage kidney cancer, gastrointestinal stromal tumor)
  • Premarin family (menopause)
  • Chantix (smoking cessation)
  • BeneFIX (hemophilia)
  • Effexor XR (depression and certain anxiety disorders)
  • Pristiq (depression)

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: Pfizer. ProPublica last downloaded this record on Nov. 27, 2012.

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