Recent Examples of wonder drug from the Web
If ever there was a wonder drug, aspirin might be it.
Merck’s fortunes now rely heavily on its wonder drug.
In 1898, Bayer began selling this supposed wonder drug, marketing it as a cough suppressant.
Microbubble for drug delivery - First place innovation One of the problems with all the wonder drugs science comes up with is getting them where the need to go.
Adderall is a wonder drug, helping millions of Americans with ADHD, but its widespread use on campus—and by college athletes—left some oblivious to its dangers.
At the time interferon was thought of as something of a wonder drug that could be used as an anti-viral and for fighting various cancers.
After the deprivations of the second world war, the new wonder drugs were welcomed by farmers, who could sell bigger birds much more cheaply to consumers hungry for affordable protein.
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: a very effective drug
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