The 5 Most Profitable Drugs Do Not Cure You

Ibogaine CoverThe Village Voice has an interesting cover story about ibogaine which prompted Jason Parham to observe on the Village Voice blog site:

“Pharmaceutical companies don’t like cures. Really, they don’t — that’s the sad thing. They like treatment. Something for cholesterol or high blood pressure that you take for years and years, every day. That’s where the profit is.”

When we read that, a light went on. The worst thing for a drug company is a pill you take that completely cures you of your ailment with one dose, right? Where’s the money in that?

So, with that in mind, we thought we’d test Kuehne’s theory, and look at the five most profitable drugs in the United States.

Guess what they all have one in common? They never cure you…

Read More on the Village Voice blog site

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  • DeepCough

    Why I am not surprised?

  • DeepCough

    Why I am not surprised?

  • http://hormeticminds.blogspot.com/ Chaorder Gradient

    Wait… this is news to people?

  • http://hormeticminds.blogspot.com/ Chaorder Gradient

    Wait… this is news to people?

  • Anon

    The “ailments” that are the most profitable? Looks like a great indicator of the what kind of society we’ve got on our hands here.

  • Anon

    The “ailments” that are the most profitable? Looks like a great indicator of the what kind of society we’ve got on our hands here.

  • 5by5

    Dump the Nexium and have a tablespoon of natural apple-cider vinegar before a meal instead. Haven’t have heartburn since.

  • 5by5

    Dump the Nexium and have a tablespoon of natural apple-cider vinegar before a meal instead. Haven’t have heartburn since.

  • 5by5

    Dump the Nexium and have a tablespoon of natural apple-cider vinegar before a meal instead. Haven’t have heartburn since.

  • no1important

    thats not news brother…..but this can be http://www.stoptherobbery.com

  • no1important

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  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_PUCZEZLKENE2TWJOYEWEBOO7ZE Jees Lin
  • http://voxmagi-necessarywords.blogspot.com/ VoxMagi

    Interesting…Iogaine huh…gotta look into that. Excellent link BTW!! Thanx!

  • http://voxmagi-necessarywords.blogspot.com/ VoxMagi

    Interesting…Iogaine huh…gotta look into that. Excellent link BTW!! Thanx!