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Sudafed no longer attractive to illicit drug manufacturers

Pfizer is developing a new version of Sudafed (it's existing cold and flu treatment) which doesn't contain pseudoephedrine. This means that it is no longer useful in the making of the illicit drug methamphetamine. Pfizer claims that the revised product should be available in 2005.

Source: summary of medical news story as reported by Stuff

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About: Sudafed no longer attractive to illicit drug manufacturers

Date: 24 December 2005

Source: Stuff

URL: http://www.stuff.co.nz/stuff/0,2106,3138970a7144,00.html

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