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Margaret Embry

Follow-Up to Hydroxycut Recall

As a follow-up to the May 1, 2009 Hydroxycut recall post, the FDA has released more information about the recall. As of May 7, 2009,

Iovate Health Sciences USA, Inc. of Blasdell, New York and…

Tara Helms

The FDA Warns Consumers to Stop Using Hydroxycut Products

The FDA is warning consumers to immediately stop using Hydroxycut products. Some Hydroxycut products are associated with a number of serious liver injuries. The manufacturer, Lovate Health Sciences…

Tara Helms

Vytorin Linked to Cancer?

The FDA is investigating a report of a possible association between the use of Vytorin and a potentially increased incidence of cancer. Vytorin is a combination of Zocor and Zetia and is generally…

Tara Helms

FDA Links Botox to Adverse Reactions and Death

Botox has been linked to serious adverse reactions leading to hospitalization and death. The FDA requests that patients report adverse reactions to its MedWatch program.

Tara Helms

Serious Health Risks Associated with Bowel Cleansing Products

In recent years, the use of oral sodium phosphate solution (Fleet Phospho-Soda) as a bowel preparation for colonoscopy or surgery has become more and more common. The U.S. Food and Drug…