By Sara Calabro
That’s not the little blue pill up there. It’s a stand in, since I didn’t have any Viagra in the house.
But a lot of people do have Viagra in the house. The New York Times recently reported that sales of erectile-dysfunction drugs reached $5 billion last year. And usage of ED medications, already up 6.9 percent in 2010, is poised to grow even more—Viagra loses patent protection in 2012, making way for lower-cost generics that will eliminate price as an access barrier.
ED drugs are popular for the same reason they’re problematic. Keep reading