GSK Marketing and Distribution
Posted by shutah on May 18, 2007
Below is an extract from GSK Annual Report.
I guess that ‘…other institutions’ include the Internet? But the statement clearly says ‘….sells its prescription medicines…’ Hmmmm, so purchasing Paroxetine ‘online’ at MSN – is that with or without a prescription? This is getting very serious … and now the giant Microsoft is involved by permitting the advertising on a website whose primary users are under 18!! And we all know the situation regarding the under-18’s and Paroxetine.
“GlaxoSmithKline sells its prescription medicines primarily to wholesale drug distributors, independent and chain retail pharmacies, physicians, hospitals, clinics, government entities and other institutions. These products are ordinarily dispensed to the public by pharmacies through prescriptions written by physicians.”
Click here to read more – direct from the GSK Annual Report.
Comments welcome please.