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More Positive Test Results For Plymouth Firm’s Cholesterol Drug

Esperion Therapeutics Inc. Tuesday announced positive results from a Phase 2a study of its drug candidate ETC-1002 when added to statin therapy in patients with high levels of low density lipoprotein cholesterol, the so-called bad cholesterol, in their blood.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/03/2013

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RECALL: Generic Version Of Lipitor May Contain Glass Particles

Ranbaxy Pharmaceuticals Inc. has recalled several doses of its generic version of Lipitor because some batches of the cholesterol fighter may contain small glass particles.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/23/2012

A Meijer store in Midland, Michigan. (credit: Wikimedia Commons)

Meijer Pharmacy Expands Free Medication Program with Generic Substitute for Lipitor

In an effort to help families be heart healthy, this week Midwest retailer Meijer began offering the generic substitute for Lipitorc (atorvastatin calcium) for free in all 199 Meijer pharmacies.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/04/2012

Pfizer Gets EU Approval For Kids’ Cholesterol Drug

The European Union has approved a new chewable form of cholesterol blockbuster Lipitor for children 10 and up with high levels of bad cholesterol and triglycerides, a type of blood fat, Pfizer said Tuesday. The […]

07/06/2010

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