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"Best Buy" NSAID Rxs Up Since Vioxx Withdrawal, But Mobic Growing Faster, Consumers Union Says

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Executive Summary

Prescriptions for Abbott/Boehringer Ingelheim's Mobic doubled from September to March and the average retail price rose 9% in the same period, Consumers Union notes. Scripts for ibuprofen were up 28%, but prices were "relatively flat," the report says.

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