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...

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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...

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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: 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...