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  • Milnacipran: The next wonder drug?

    Milnacipran: The next wonder drug? Every once in a while, a new pharmaceutical drug appears that dramatically changes the medical approach to a particular illness. A good example of this is the antidepressant Prozac ®. Prozac was patented in 1977 and launched into the world marketplace in 1987. By the spring of 1990 Prozac had appeared on the cover of Newsweek, Time, and the New Yorker and was proclaimed the new "wonder drug," as well as a powe...