Merck warns physicians to stop prescribing the cholesterol pill Tredaptive

  • by: The Associated Press , Associated Press
  • Updated: January 11, 2013 - 10:05 AM

Drugmaker Merck & Co. is suspending its sale of the cholesterol drug Tredaptive after initial results from a study showed that it wasn't effective and could raise the risk of some serious side effects.

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