Tom Nesi: "Poison Pills" (Thomas Dunne Books)

Tom Nesi: "Poison Pills" (Thomas Dunne Books)

An examination of the Vioxx drug scandal, whether it could happen again, and how consumers can protect themselves.

An examination of the Vioxx drug scandal, whether it could happen again, and how consumers can protect themselves.

Guests

Tom Nesi

a "patient advocate" for the FDA and former pharmaceutical executive, including a consultant for Merck.

Gardiner Harris

science reporter for "The New York Times"

Ted Mayer

a partner at Hughes Hubbard & Reed, who has been involved with the Vioxx litigation from the beginning.

Bert Rein

a partner at Wiley Rein, who argued the Wyeth v. Levine case up through the Vermont Supreme Court.

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