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Pfizer touts its drug safety site.



Pfizer has launched a drug safety Web site for patients and physicians that is accessible through the company's home page, www.pfizer.com. It provides very basic information--in an interactive format complete with videos--on risk and on the drug development process. The risk section includes several hypothetical Hypothetical is an adjective, meaning of or pertaining to a hypothesis. See:
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 examples to help visitors understand the risks of side effects Side effects

Effects of a proposed project on other parts of the firm.
. It also features information on how users can report a side effect to the FDA. Pfizer claims that it is the first pharmaceutical company to "prominently feature" a link to the FDA's Medwatch system.
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Title Annotation:POLICY & PRACTICE
Publication:Clinical Psychiatry News
Date:Oct 1, 2008
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