As Drug Marketers Embrace Social Media, FDA Mulls New Rules

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Finasteride, the active ingredient in brand-name drugs Proscar, for enlarged prostates, and Propecia, for baldness, has been shown to lower the risk of prostate cancer. But doctors haven't jumped to prescribe it. Stephen Chernin/Getty Images hide caption

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With A Life-Saving Medicine In Short Supply, Patients Want Patent Broken

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