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Consumer Reports is an independent nonprofit organization that works for a fair, safe and transparent marketplace.

Since we were founded as Consumers Union in 1936, we have advocated for the rights of all consumers. Now, we are united under the Consumer Reports name, bringing together our trusted testing, research, journalism, and advocacy.

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CU statement on development of simple, non-duplicative, objective, useful prescription drug safety information for consumers

There is overwhelming interest by American consumers in clear, simple information on safety (which includes knowing how long a has been on the market), interactions, side effects, and comparative effectiveness.