The High Cost of Cheap Pills
“A yearlong investigation by Bloomberg News into the generic-drug industry shows FDA inspections at factories from West Virginia to China have found reason to doubt the data meant to prove drugs are safe and effective.” – Bloomberg News

Links for the four part series from Anna Edney below:

America’s love affair with cheap drugs

How a tainted heart drug made in China slipped past the FDA

Culture of ‘Bending Rules’ in India Challenges U.S. Drug Agency

The $4.3 Billion Deal That Blew Up Over Shoddy Drug  Production

Illustration: Joseph P. Kelly