Sending Glaxo Smithkline a Message

Pharmaceutical and ‘consumer healthcare’ giant Glaxo Smithkline has been fined 400,000 pesos in Argentina for killing 14 babies during illegal vaccine trials.

http://www.buenosairesherald.com/article/88922/gsk-lab-fined-over-vaccine-tes…

Search your bathroom cabinet and you’re very likely to find one of their products. As they say: “Many of our brands, such as Sensodyne, Panadol, Aquafresh, Lucozade and Nicorette/Niquitin are familiar around the world.”

Familiar, yes. The good news about Glaxo Smithkline being a giant brand is that many of their products are easy to spot and avoid.

If you want to sidestep all their ‘consumer healthcare products’, here’s a useful link.

http://www.gsk.com/products/consumer-healthcare/index.htm

The Department for Making Hope Possible says: Companies that put profit before people don’t deserve shelf-space in our homes. Send them a message. Don’t buy their stuff.

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