Frank Woodson, an attorney in our Mass Torts department, believes men should think twice before taking Viagra. According to a recent study published in JAMA Internal Medicine, men who use – or have used – Viagra have a significantly greater risk of developing melanoma compared to men who have never used the drug. Since Viagra hit the market 16 years ago, followed by similar erectile dysfunction (ED) drugs Cialis and Levitra, the ED drug market has soared into the billions of dollars. The years have not only taken the sting out of the stigma, they now offer more insight into the risks associated with the drugs.
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Community pharmacists are the health professionals most accessible to the public. They supply medicines in accordance with a prescription or, when legally permitted, sell them without a prescription. In addition to ensuring an accurate supply of appropriate products, their professional activities also cover counselling of patients at the time of dispensing of prescription and non-prescription drugs, drug information to health professionals, patients and the general public, and participation in health-promotion programmes. They maintain links with other health professionals in primary health care.