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Why Athletes Are Taking Viagra As An (Athletic) Performance Enhancer

[credit provider=”AP”] Chicago Bears wide receiver Brandon Marshall says he’s heard of NFL players using a surprising drug as an on-the-field performance enhancer: Viagra.”… it is such a competitive league, guys try anything just to get that edge,” Marshall said, via Brad Biggs of the Chicago Tribune, when asked about an […]
Why Athletes Are Taking Viagra As An (Athletic) Performance Enhancer
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Canada’s Highest Court Says Pfizer’s Viagra Patent Is No Good

[credit provider=”Screengrab from SuperCommercialGuy on YouTube” url=”http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zIbzSlBjmGs”] Canada’s top court on Thursday stripped Pfizer of its patent for Viagra, saying the pharmaceutical giant failed in the patent to identify the active compound in the drug.”Patent 2,163,446 is void,” the Supreme Court said in its ruling.
Canada’s Highest Court Says Pfizer’s Viagra Patent Is No Good
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Young Men Who Pop Viagra Are More Likely To Develop ED

[credit provider=”Shutterstock” url=”http://www.shutterstock.com/pic-4439986/stock-photo-a-young-man-is-working-with-his-notebook-in-bed-while-his-girlfriend-is-angry-because-of-it.html?src=f5a07e4e9b55b33d02cf389101bc4d10-2-41″] Popping drugs like Cialis or Viagra recreationally might rev things up in the bedroom, but it could be a recipe for disappointment, according to a new study. For young men in particular, using the drugs can create a psychological dependence on them, leading to “unreasonable standards” and even […]
Young Men Who Pop Viagra Are More Likely To Develop ED
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You Won’t Believe What Crooks Are Lacing Fake Drugs With These Days

[credit provider=”Wikimedia Commons” url=”http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:CBP_with_bag_of_seized_counterfeit_Viagra.jpg”] The $75 billion counterfeit drug market has rivaled that of legitimate pharmaceutical sales for years and regulators are struggling to keep up with crooks peddling their fake wares online. Pick any blockbuster drug – Vicodin, Viagra, Xanax, you name it – and chances are it’s been imitated […]
You Won’t Believe What Crooks Are Lacing Fake Drugs With These Days
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Pfizer Loses Yet Another Viagra Trademark Dispute In China

[credit provider=”AP Images”] I never thought I’d be writing about a Viagra IP case in 2012. I’ve literally been talking about a variety of patent and trademark disputes involving this product since at least 2000. It’s been a decidedly bumpy ride.The latest is not exactly earth-shattering news, but seeing as […]
Pfizer Loses Yet Another Viagra Trademark Dispute In China