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Can Pharma Use Twitter to Effectively Engage Consumers?

There is much debate about whether pharmaceutical companies will be able to harness the exponential growth of social media.

Most savvy businesses now have a presence on Facebook and Twitter, but drug manufacturers find their hands bound by privacy and advertising restrictions.  No doubt they are searching for breakout, attention-grabbing efforts beyond the usual bland self-promotion.

Surely they know that consumers most desire helpful information and value.  But can they deliver it?

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Relief in Sight for Cost of Cholesterol-Lowering Medications


If you take a higher-powered medication to control your cholesterol, plan to keep more money in your pocket very soon.


Pfizer’s patent for its blockbuster drug Lipitor is set to expire at the end of November, 2011.


Fortunately, you can expect to see dramatic changes in the cost landscape almost immediately.


(Find practical cost-saving tips below.)


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