Category: Video Library

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FDA Video: SSRI Antidepressant Birth Defects

Below is an excellent video produced by the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA), which warns patients and physicians of serious, life-threatening birth defects linked to SSRI antidepressants. In a recent Public Health Advisory, FDA summarized two new studies that...

FDA Video: FDA Warns of Levaquin Tendon Rupture & Injuries

The FDA recently produced a video warning Levaquin patients and physicians of induced tendon injuries and tendon ruptures caused by the drug.

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FDA Video: Recalls of Digoxin and Propafenone Tablets

Below is an excellent video published by the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA), which warns patients and physicians of the digoxin propafenone recalls. FDA has posted information about two cardiac drugs that were recently recalled because of variability in...

FDA Video: Stronger Warnings on Avandia and Certain Diabetes Drugs

Below is an excellent video published by the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA), which warns patients and physicians of stronger warnings on Avandia et.al regarding the link between the drugs and the increased risk of heart failure. The manufacturers...

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FDA Video: Warning on Fentora Buccal Tablets

Below is an excellent video published by the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA), which warns patients and physicians of serious side effects including death among patients who have taken Fentora. Cephalon has notified healthcare professionals about new safety information...

FDA Video: Recall of Heparin and Saline Flush Syringes

Below is an excellent video published by the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA), which warns of Serratia marcescens infections among users of Sierra Pre-filled and B. Braun Heparin syringes. Here is an alert about a nationwide recall of all...

FDA Video: Fentanyl (Duragesic) Patches Recalled

Below is an excellent video published by the U.S. Food & Drug Administration concerning the multiple Fentanyl patch recalls that have occurred recently. UPDATE: On March 3, 2008 Actavis recalled all remaining lots of Fentanyl transdermal patches as a precautionary...

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FDA Video: FDA’s Dr. Stephen Sundlof Do’s and Don’ts During the Peanut Salmonella Outbreak

Below is an excellent video published by the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) regarding fafety tips on what is safe and what is not safe to eat when referring to the the peanut butter recall stemming from King Nut...

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FDA Video: Anatomy of an Outbreak – Salmonella Poisoning Outbreak & Peanut Butter

Below is an excellent video published by the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) regarding the peanut butter recall stemming from King Nut peanut butter and products processed by Peanut Corporation of America (PCA). You might also be interested in...

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FDA Video: Serious Infections and Neurological Events with Raptiva

In February 2009, the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) issued the video below warning of the risk of life-threatening infections in patients treated with Raptiva (efalizumab). FDA is highlighting the risk of life-threatening infections in patients treated with Raptiva...