Topic: Pfizer

Pfizer and Its Scientists Take Us Through the Lengthy Creation of a Life-Saving Drug

A not-so-sterile story of discovery

From price gouging to tax evasion, the pharmaceutical industry has made some pretty hefty missteps in recent history. With that in mind, drug maker Pfizer has set out to repair…

Viagra Airs Its First Ad Featuring Only a Woman, and She Gets Right to the Point

A less chaste approach

This minute-long BBDO spot for Viagra is, apparently, the brand's first to show only a woman, and its first to use the word "erection" outside of the description of side…

Old Geezers Battle Young Whippersnappers at Basketball in Centrum's Short Film

Guess who doesn't keel over

Sometimes experience proves more powerful than youth. That's certainly true in this new long-form spot for Pfizer's Centrum from Leo Burnett in Chicago, which pairs middle-aged basketball players against a…

Pfizer's rat spot escapes censure in the U.K.

Well, here's a pretty damn gross ad. This Pfizer advisory from the U.K., which we won't spoil for you, warns consumers against buying unregulated medicine on the Internet. It got…

Mexican ad for Viagra actually doesn't suck

Viagra commercials are generally awful, particularly the "Viva Viagra" ones with the guys sitting around grinning widely as they play music and sing about their erections. (The best thing about…