Anemia drugs made billions, but at what cost?


Bill O’Leary/WASHINGTON POST – Sherry Lenox’s husband died hours after taking an anemia drug , although cancer was the official cause.

By , Published: July 19

On the day Jim Lenox got his last injection, the frail 54-year-old cancer patient was waiting to be discharged from the Baltimore Washington Medical Center. He’d put on his black leather coat. Then a nurse said he needed another dose of anemia drugs. (more…)