Cleaned by Capitalism VI

by Don Boudreaux on August 31, 2009

in Cleaned by Capitalism, Complexity & Emergence, Environment, Everyday Life, Health

One of the greatest anti-pollutants that we moderns enjoy is antibiotics, such as ciprofloxacin.

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NR August 31, 2009 at 4:47 pm

After a recent trip to Mexico City and the inevitable “Motecuhzoma’s Revenge” the doctor prescribed me some Cipro. Thank you Cipro!

speedmaster August 31, 2009 at 6:07 pm

Makes me wonder, will those with the “buy local” fetish eschew Rx meds from far away lands? ;-)

haneyguy September 1, 2009 at 1:10 am

And the side effects, Cipro causes connective tissue damage in some patients, one of them is I.

Anonymous September 1, 2009 at 11:59 pm

Yeah, but capitalism can have those child-proof caps back.

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