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Light Cube Runs Hot

On October 13, 2016, Roylco recalled its Educational Light Cube product for safety concerns. The light cube’s lithium polymer battery can run the risk of overheating and catching fire, posing a fire hazard. 122 more words

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FDA Warns iPuffVapor

On September 30, 2016, the FDA sent out a warning letter to iPuffVapor on behalf of the e-liquid products listed on the company website. The letter states that after the review of the company website, it was determined that, “the e-liquid products listed there are offered for sale or distribution to customers in the United States. 129 more words

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FDA Admits Generic Wellbutrin Isn't An Equivalent After Years Of Complaints

For years patients have said the generic Wellbutrin doesn’t work as well as brand name. The FDA finally took action against manufactures of the generics, admitting Clinical Trials were not performed on 300 mg Extended Release tablets. 271 more words

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Take Opiates? With Benzodiazepines? New Black Box Warning

The FDA announced a Black Box Warnings for Opiates and Benzodiazepines medications taken together. BLACK BOX WARNINGS are the highest warning the FDA issues on medication. 69 more words


"FDA Issues Final Rule On Safety And Effectiveness Of Antibacterial Soaps"

Rule removes triclosan and triclocarban from over-the-counter antibacterial hand and body washes

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today issued a final rule establishing that over-the-counter (OTC) consumer antiseptic wash products containing certain active ingredients can no longer be marketed. 522 more words


Pregnant Woman Among New Florida Zika Cases

In a piece of irony, the CDC originated from a 1940s agency called the “Office of Malaria Control in War Areas”, and during the summit’s opening session, organizers showed a 70-year-old short movie about its work targeting Aedes aegypti, the mosquito that now spreads Zika. 179 more words


FDA Medwatch-Drug Safety Labeling Changes


The FDA MedWatch-February 2016 Safety Labeling Changes includes 21 products with safety labeling changes to the following sections: CONTRAINDICATIONS, WARNINGS, PRECAUTIONS, ADVERSE REACTIONS, or PATIENT PACKAGE INSERT/MEDICATION GUIDE. 189 more words