Two metformin products recalled, more on the way

June 02, 2020

Immediately after the FDA said it found elevated levels of the carcinogenic ingredient N-nitrosodimethylamine (NDMA) in certain extended release (ER) metformin products, the first 2 major recalls are underway.

FDA approves med for severe malaria

May 28, 2020

IV artesunate is the only drug available in the U.S. to treat the disease.

Top 3 COVID-19 stories this week

May 19, 2020

FDA authorizes first stand-alone, at-home test, plus other top COVID-19 news stories.

FDA clears new antigen, saliva tests for COVID-19

May 11, 2020

Antigen tests, a new category, have a major advantage and disadvantage over COVID-19 tests already approved.

FDA: Fraudulent COVID-19 medical products abound

May 11, 2020

Numerous PPEs and testing kits also feature unproven coronavirus claims.

New subcutaneous multiple myeloma treatment available

May 05, 2020

Formulation could cause fewer administration-related reactions than IV Darzalex.

COVID-19 vaccines could be ready this year, plus other top news

May 05, 2020

Popular heartburn medication now in shortage due to COVID-19 test.

FDA restricts hydroxychloroquine use, plus other COVID-19 updates

April 27, 2020

Agency says the anti-malaria drug can cause heart rhythm problems.

FDA warns CBD companies making medical claims

April 27, 2020

Suppliers claim CBD can help alleviate opioid addiction, cure diseases.

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