The Bayer Corporation produces Baycol, a drug prescribed to control cholesterol. Baycol is also known as Lipobay or cerivastatin sodium. On August 8, 2001 the company announced that it was halting production of Baycol due to the alarming number of serious side effects and other adverse events associated with the drug.

Baycol - Another Fluoride Drug Bites the Dust

[Media Aug 2001] Cures That Kill (Baycol)

[Media aug 2001] Drug scientists 'put profits before lives' (cancer vaccine & anti-cholesterol drug Baycol)