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  1. FDA to Lift Restrictions on Diabetes Drug Avandia

    Not all experts are happy with granting wider access to the troubled medication, however

  2. Perrigo Recalls Infant Pain and Fever Reliever

    Perrigo Recalls Infant Pain and Fever Reliever

  3. Adempas Approved to Treat Pulmonary Hypertension

    Adempas eases high blood pressure in lung arteries, called pulmonary hypertension.

  4. Stelara OK'd for Psoriatic Arthritis

    Stelara, an injectable drug already approved to treat psoriasis, is now also approved to treat psoriatic arthritis.

  5. FDA OKs Drug to Treat Hot Flashes in Menopausal Women

    Clinical trials also showed some protection against bone loss; blood clots are a risk

  6. Motrin Infants Formula Recalled

    About 200,000 bottles of Motrin Infants formula, which is used to treat fever and aches and pains in children 2 years old and younger, are being recalled because they may contain tiny plastic particles, Johnson & Johnson says.

  7. Some Antibiotics Linked to Serious Nerve Damage

    The FDA is strengthening its warning that a popular class of antibiotics called fluoroquinolones may cause sudden, serious, and potentially permanent nerve damage known as peripheral neuropathy.

  8. FDA Warns of Rare Acetaminophen Risk

    Anyone who develops a rash, blister, or some other skin reaction while taking acetaminophen should stop using the drug and seek medical care immediately. The painkiller poses the risk for three rare but potentially fatal skin disorders, the FDA announced.

  9. Nasacort Spray for Allergies Can Go OTC: FDA Panel

    A federal advisory panel has voted to allow Nasacort AQ (triamcinolone acetonide) nasal spray to be switched from prescription to over-the-counter.

  10. Malaria Drug Gets Stronger Warning Label

    Arkansas Girl Infected With Deadly Brain Parasite Malaria Drug Gets Stronger Warning Label

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