Tag: FDA

NDMA Impurities in Metformin Products

NDMA Impurities in Metformin Products

Sharing is Caring !!

NDMA Impurities in Metformin Products FDA publishes a recalled metformin list including details about metformin products that have been recalled. Patients taking recalled ER metformin should continue taking it until a doctor or pharmacist gives them a replacement or a different treatment option. It could be dangerous for patients with type 2 diabetes to stop taking […]

Sharing is Caring !!
FDA Recalls of Extended Release (ER) Metformin Several Companies 

FDA Recalls of Extended Release (ER) Metformin Several Companies 

Sharing is Caring !!

FDA Recalls of Extended Release (ER) Metformin Several Companies    FDA is alerting patients and health care professionals to several voluntary recalls of extended release (ER) metformin by the companies listed below. The companies are recalling metformin due to the possibility the medicines could contain nitrosodimethylamine (NDMA) above the acceptable intake limit. Granules Pharmaceuticals – 12 […]

Sharing is Caring !!
Hand Sanitizers Are Drugs

Hand Sanitizers Are Drugs

Sharing is Caring !!

Hand Sanitizers Are Drugs   Hand sanitizers are regulated as over-the-counter (non-prescription) drugs by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. If you use alcohol-based hand sanitizers, read and follow the Drug Facts label, particularly the warnings section. Store hand sanitizer out of the reach of pets and children, and children should use it only with […]

Sharing is Caring !!

GSK Consumer Healthcare Recall Children’s Two Cough Syrup

Sharing is Caring !!

GSK Consumer Healthcare Issues Voluntary Nationwide Recall of Children’s Robitussin® Honey Cough and Chest Congestion DM and Children’s Dimetapp® Cold and Cough Due to Dosing Cups Missing Some Graduation Markings Company Announcement GSK Consumer Healthcare is voluntarily recalling to the retail level two lots (listed below) of Children’s Robitussin® Honey Cough and Chest Congestion DM […]

Sharing is Caring !!
Antibiotic Recarbrio to Treat Hospital-Acquired Bacterial Pneumonia

FDA Approves Antibiotic Recarbrio to Treat Hospital-Acquired Bacterial Pneumonia

Sharing is Caring !!

FDA Approves Antibiotic Recarbrio to Treat Hospital-Acquired Bacterial Pneumonia and Ventilator-Associated Bacterial Pneumonia The U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved Recarbrio (a combination of imipenem-cilastatin and relebactam) to treat hospital-acquired bacterial pneumonia and ventilator-associated bacterial pneumonia (HABP/VABP) in patients 18 years of age and older. Recarbrio was previously FDA-approved to treat patients with complicated urinary […]

Sharing is Caring !!
medical-gloves-covid-19

Medical Gloves for COVID-19

Sharing is Caring !!

Medical Gloves for COVID1-19 Medical gloves  are used by health care personnel to prevent the spread of infection or illness. Medical gloves are disposable and include patient examination gloves and surgeon’s gloves. To help expand the availability of medical gloves, the FDA is providing regulatory flexibility, as described in the enforcement policy for gloves that is […]

Sharing is Caring !!
FDA Alerts Patients and Health Care Professionals to Nitrosamine Impurity Findings in Certain Metformin Extended-Release Products

FDA Alerted Patients and Health care Professionals to Nitrosamine Impurity Findings in Certain Metformin (ER) Products 

Sharing is Caring !!

FDA Alerted Patients and Health care Professionals to Nitrosamine Impurity Findings in Certain Metformin (ER) Products FDA Alerts Patients and Health Care Professionals to Nitrosamine Impurity Findings in Certain Metformin Extended-Release Products The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is announcing May 28, 2020 that agency laboratory testing has revealed levels of the nitrosamine impurity N-Nitrosodimethylamine […]

Sharing is Caring !!
Beximco Pharmaceuticals has launched the first generic version of antiviral drug remdesivir (BEMSIVIR), originally developed by Gilead Sciences. Few days ago FDA Issues Emergency Use Authorization for Potential COVID-19 Treatment

Beximco Pharmaceuticals has Launched the First Generic Remdesivir- BEMSIVIR

Sharing is Caring !!

Beximco Pharmaceuticals has launched the first generic version of antiviral drug remdesivir (BEMSIVIR), originally developed by Gilead Sciences. Few days ago FDA Issues Emergency Use Authorization for Potential COVID-19 Treatment Remdesivir is a prodrug that metabolizes into its active form GS-441524. An adenosine nucleotide analog, GS-441524 interferes with the action of viral RNA-dependent RNA polymerase […]

Sharing is Caring !!

Safely Using Hand Sanitizer

Sharing is Caring !!

Safely Using Hand Sanitizer Each of us can help stop the spread of COVID-19 disease by washing our hands regularly with soap and water for 20 seconds – especially after going to the bathroom, before eating, and after coughing, sneezing, or blowing your nose. If soap and water are not available, the Centers for Disease Control […]

Sharing is Caring !!
FDA Approved Drugs List 2019

FDA Approves Tabrecta to treat Lung Cancer

Sharing is Caring !!

FDA Approves First Targeted Therapy to Treat Aggressive Form of Lung Cancer May 06, 2020, The U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved Tabrecta (capmatinib) for the treatment of adult patients with non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) that has spread to other parts of the body. Tabrecta is the first FDA-approved therapy to treat NSCLC with […]

Sharing is Caring !!
error:
X