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Ambien Drug Maker to Roseanne: ‘Racism Not a Known Side Effect’

The producer of the sedative drug Ambien said “racism is not a known side effect” of their medication after actress Roseanne Barr claimed it might have affected her judgment when she made a racist remark about former Obama advisor Valerie Jarrett. 

Actress Roseanne Barr eats cookies onstage at the MTV Networks Upfront at the Paramount Theater May 3, 2005 In New York City. (Photo by Scott Gries/Getty Images)