Published in Medical Letter on the CDC and FDA, February 2nd, 2003
In a statement, the U.K. Medicines Control Board said that "as of December 2002, worldwide there have been 26 reports of liver failure. ... Of these, there were 10 cases involving liver transplant and 13 deaths (5 in patients following liver transplant)."
Bristol-Myers spokesman Rob Hutchinson confirmed that the company will stop selling the drug in the European Union countries where it's currently marketed, but said there are no...
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