Published in Medical Letter on the CDC and FDA, November 11th, 2001
Few people had even heard of Cipro before September 11. Now, Bayer Corp. is more than tripling its production of the drug, one of three antibiotics approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to fight anthrax.
Even with production running 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, Senator Charles Schumer (D-New York) said he is worried about a shortage. Schumer asked the U.S. Department of Health and Human...
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