Big Pharma hits back at touring 'agitator’

The main group representing pharmaceutical companies has hit out at the co-founder of the Cochrane Collaboration who is currently touring Australia to warn about the dangers of drugs including painkillers and antidepressants. 

Danish medical researcher Professor Peter Gotzsche has argued his case to multiple audiences around Australia, and appeared on ABC’s 7.30 and other media condemning the practices of the pharmaceutical industry. 

He is the author of the book Deadly Medicines