FDA Update


EpiPens recalled, MS drug approved

Details on the latest warnings, recalls, and approvals.

Infectious disease tests gain new approvals

Details on the latest warnings, recalls, and approvals.

Allergic reactions to chlorhexidine; new drug for plaque psoriasis

Details on the latest warnings, recalls, and approvals.

Warning on risk of hacking with cardiac devices

Details on the latest warnings, recalls, and approvals.

Warning about HBV reactivation with HCV drugs

Details on the latest recalls, warnings, and approvals

New warnings against mixing opioids and benzos

Details on the latest recalls, warnings, and approvals

Docusate recalled, test for CRE approved

Details on the latest recalls, warnings, and approvals

New concerns about diabetes drugs, migraine patches

Details on the latest safety notices, warnings, and approvals

New warning about fluoroquinolones

Details on the latest recalls, warnings, and approvals

Opioids and diabetes drugs get revised warnings

Details on the latest recalls, warnings, and approvals

New hemophilia drug, powdered glove ban

Details on the latest recalls, warnings, and approvals

Central lines, IV solutions, test strips recalled

Details on the latest recalls, warnings, and approvals

Warning about posaconazole formulation confusion

Details on the latest recalls, warnings, and approvals

Warning on infections associated with heater-cooler devices

Details on the latest recalls, warnings, and approvals

Dabigatran reversal agent approved

Details on the latest recalls, warnings, and approvals

New warnings on multiple diabetes drugs

Details on the latest recalls, warnings, and approvals

New cholesterol drug class; FDA investigates gadolinium

Details on the latest recalls, warnings, and approvals

Ventilators, patch, and injections recalled

Details on the latest recalls, warnings, and approvals

New antifungal for aspergillosis and mucormycosis approved

Details on the latest recalls, warnings, and approvals

New antiviral, antibiotic approved

Details on the latest recalls, warnings, and approvals

New skin antibiotic, diabetes drug, and LABA

Details on the latest recalls, warnings, and label changes, as well as approvals.

Inhaled insulin and new antibiotic for skin infections approved

Details on the latest recalls, warnings, and label changes, as well as approvals.

Doripenem not for pneumonia; migraine prevention device approved

Details on the latest recalls, warnings, and label changes, as well as a device approval.

Cardiac risks of testosterone, saxagliptin under investigation

Details on the latest recalls, warnings, and label changes, as well as drug and device approvals.

New drugs for type 2 diabetes and COPD

Details on the latest recalls, warnings, and label changes, as well as drug and device approvals.

Warnings about liver injury, blue skin

Details on recalls, warnings and label changes.

More compounded products recalled, new diabetes drug approved

Details on recalls, warnings, label changes and approvals.

Meningitis outbreak, burns from joint pain creams

Details on recalls, warnings, label changes and approvals.

Generic pioglitazone, new HIV combination pill approved

Details on recalls, warnings, label changes and approvals.

MS drug associated with seizures, cardiac tests recalled

Details on recalls, warnings, label changes and approvals.

Cautions about mixing HIV, HCV drugs

Details on recalls, warnings, and approvals.

Generic irbesartan, escitalopram approved

Details on approvals, recalls, warnings and more.

Warnings on citalopram, ondansetron; polypill approved

Details on new warnings for higher doses of citalopram hydrobromide, and more.

Rivaroxaban approved, warning issued on pioglitazone

Details on approval of rivaroxaban, a warning about pioglitazone and bladder cancer, and more.

New C. diff drug and MRSA test

Details on approval of a new drug for Clostridium difficile, a new test for methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus, and more.

New gadolinium contrast agent approved

Details on approval of a new gadolinium contrast agent, a recall of certain infusion agents, and more.

Sterile pads and central line trays recalled, mobile radiology app approved

Details on a recall of sterile and non-sterile alcohol prep pads, alcohol swabs, and alcohol swabsticks, and more.

Warnings on morphine overdoses, injections containing particulates

Details on a warning and label changes related to accidental overdoses of morphine sulfate, and more.

New injectable antibiotic approved, infusers recalled

Details on the approval of ceftaroline fosamil, and more.

New anticoagulant and oral MS drug approved

Details on the approval of dabigatran etexilate, and more.

Clopidogrel gets new warning

Drug warnings, recalls, approvals

Tracheal tubes, catheters, defibrillators recalled; lymphoma drug approved

Tracheal tubes, catheters, defibrillators recalled; lymphoma drug approved

FDA Update

New opioid therapy guidelines, and more

Recalls for heart pumps, intrathecal catheters, dextroamphetamine sulfate

Recalls for heart pumps, intrathecal catheters, dextroamphetamine sulfate

Monitor patients with hepatic impairment who take erlotinib

Monitor patients with hepatic impairment who take erlotinib