Drug Ad Narrators: “It’s an Art”

//Drug Ad Narrators: “It’s an Art”

Drug Ad Narrators: “It’s an Art”

By David Mittleman

It’s no secret that the $5 billion dollar per year pharmaceutical industry has been known to bend, twist, ignore, or hide the truth. If you’re new to the topic, check out my last post on the reporting of side effects by drug manufacturers to the FDA.

Drug manufacturers are legally required to spend money telling you their products might lead to serious side effects, including death, whenever they advertise. Do to the long list of potential side effects with any given drug, this presents a difficult challenge of conveying a lot of unpleasant information in a short amount of …read more