Posted on April 10, 2009 at 11:05am
This was sent to me by a friend who is an MD. She rightly identified this dangerous situation as a "drug driving a superficial illness deep inside the body":
Efalizumab Withdrawn From US Market
Efalizumab (Raptiva), used for the treatment of psoriasis, will no longer be available in the United States because of the risk for progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy.