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FDA: Opioid Cold Meds Not Safe for Kids
FDA: Opioid Cold Meds Not Safe for KidsThe agency’s ruling also added an additional Boxed Warning.
Top 7 Challenges (and Opportunities) for Pharmacy in 2018
Top 7 Challenges (and Opportunities) for Pharmacy in 2018What’s the difference between a challenge and an opportunity? In 2018, for pharmacy, they may be the same thing.
Every New FDA Drug Approval in 2017
Every New FDA Drug Approval in 2017The last 12 drugs approved in the year, along with the other 34.
A Boxed Warning Goes Away
A Boxed Warning Goes AwayA rare removal of a box warning after large-scale clinical trials.
FDA Wants Changes to Homeopathy Products
FDA Wants Changes to Homeopathy ProductsThe FDA is proposing changes to how it handles potentially harmful homeopathy products.
Drug Safety Communication on Gadolinium Contrast Agents
Drug Safety Communication on Gadolinium Contrast AgentsThe FDA has issued new warnings about retention of gadolinium retention after use of contrast agents for MRIs.
Safety Communication: Biotin May Interfere with Lab Test Results
Safety Communication: Biotin May Interfere with Lab Test ResultsBiotin, AKA vitamin B7, appears to significantly throw off the results of certain lab tests.
Riomet (Metformin Hydrochloride Oral Solution) Recalled
Riomet (Metformin Hydrochloride Oral Solution) RecalledSamples of the diabetes medication were contaminated.
FDA Assists Generic Drugmakers with New GuidancesThe FDA is promoting generic competition and issuing new REMS guidance.
Baxter Issues Recall of Nexterone Injection
Baxter Issues Recall of Nexterone InjectionThe affected lots could contain particulate matter.