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IPFS News Link • Drug War

War on Cold Medication

• Becky Chandler
This week the FDA issued another one of their Nanny Fatwas banning some cold and cough concoctions, not because they are dangerous, but are either ineffective or unproven. Under normal circumstances this would be about the FDA's unwarranted interference in the cold and cough remedy open market. But in this case there is no open market in cold and cough remedies—and that is because of the War on Drugs.....