Merck and Co drew up a doctor ‘hit list’ against doctors critical of one of their drugs

From: Vioxx maker Merck and Co drew up a doctor ‘hit list’.

[Merck & Co} made a hit list of doctors who had to be “neutralised” or discredited because they criticised the anti-arthritis drug the pharmaceutical giant produced. Staff […] emailed each other about the list of doctors – mainly researchers and academics – who had been negative about the drug Vioxx or Merck […]

And someone online tried to tell me drug companies weren’t evil.  Another reason to avoid medical drugs and focus on developing a healthy lifestyle instead so you don’t get sick in the first place.