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Drug brand names
- Bupropion • Wellbutrin
- Desipramine • Norpramin
- Methylphenidate • Ritalin, Concerta
- Venlafaxine • Effexor
Dr. Higgins reports that he is on the speakers’ bureaus for Wyeth-Ayerst Pharmaceuticals and Eli Lilly and Co.