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Side effects prompt stronger warnings on some antibiotics The FDA announces tougher labeling and says the drugs shouldn't be used for a lot of common ailments
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More evidence in quest to repurpose cancer drugs for Alzheimer's disease An FDA approved drug to treat renal cell carcinoma appears to reduce levels of a toxic brain protein linked to dementia in Alzheimer's and Parkinson's diseases when given to animals. This finding is the latest from Georgetown University Medical Center's T
EurekAlert! | 13 hours, 17 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
FDA may further relax ban on blood donations by gay men WASHINGTON The Food and Drug Administration opened the door Tuesday to a change in its blood donor deferral recommendations, which prohibit donations from gay ...
PittsburghLive.com | 16 hours, 19 minutes ago | comment? | recommend article from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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FDA Bolsters Warnings About Class of Antibiotics Fluoroquinolones such as Cipro, Levaquin should be reserved for life-threatening infections
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FDA issues updated warnings for Levaquin, Cipro The U.S. Food and Drug Administration Tuesday issued updated label warnings for some of the most prescribed antibiotics on the market due to disabling and potentially permanent side effects.
NewsNet5.com | 19 hours, 21 minutes ago | comment? | recommend article from Cleveland, Ohio
U.S. opens door to a change in blood donation policy for gay men In December the FDA overturned a 30-year ban on all blood donations from men who have sex with men, saying the change was based on science showing an indefinite ban was not necessary to prevent transmission of the human immunodeficiency virus. The FDA is
Yahoo! News | 20 hours, 47 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
FDA Reconsiders Gay Blood Ban The FDA, under pressure from Democrats in Congress, started official reconsideration of its policy limiting blood donations from gay men.
MSNBC | 21 hours, 6 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
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FDA Ups Warning on Strong Antibiotics The FDA strengthened the warnings about one type of antibiotic Tuesday, saying they're too strong to be used for non-fatal infections.
MSNBC | 23 hours, 3 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
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FDA enhances warnings on group of strong antibiotics (Reuters) - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has enhanced warnings of side effects of a group of strong antibiotics used to treat a variety of respiratory and urinary tract infections and limited their use to patients with no alternatives. The antibi
Yahoo! News | 23 hours, 4 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
One Biotech Plays Red Light, Green Light With the FDA What you should know about Juno Therapeutics' recent cancer trial stop and restart. Also, we help you prep for biopharma's second-quarter earnings deluge.
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