Dosing and Warning Recommendations for Celexa
High doses of Celexa, an antidepressant, might cause dangerous abnormalities in the electrical activity of the heart, according to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. The Celexa drug label has been altered to contain
Pradaxa FDA Drug Safety Communication
The FDA has released a drug safety communication regarding the use of the blood thinning medication, Pradaxa. According to the FDA, serious bleeding events have occured after the use of Pradaxa. See the FDA
FDA Consumer Update: Statin Risks
Millions of Americans take statins for heart disease prevention. The FDA has released new important safety information regarding these cholesterol-lowering medications. According to the FDA, some brain-related impairments, such as memory loss, forgetfullness and
FDA Consumer Update: Toothbrush Can Cause Chipped Teeth and Choking
Users of electronic toothbrushes beware. The FDA released a consumer update warning users of the Arm & Hammer Spin Brush, also known as the Crest Spinbrush, of unexpected dangers. The FDA alerts consumers that

FDA Vaginal Mesh Update

FDA Vaginal Mesh Update
According to the FDA, manufacturers have been asked to perform more studies in order to acquire additional information on the safety of transvaginal mesh, a surgical mesh device used in pelvic organ prolapse (POP)
FDA Warns About Cipro, Other Antibiotics
Drug safety officials on July 8, 2008, imposed the government's most urgent warning on Cipro and similar antibiotics. Officials cited evidence that they may lead to tendon ruptures, a serious injury which can leave