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FDA Announces Recall of Hair Loss Medication
May 12th, 2020|
According to a statement published by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration on May 11, 2020, 1 lot of Finasteride Plus 1.25 mg, a medication designed to treat hair loss, is being recalled by its manufacturer MasterPharm, LLC. The recall is due to the medication containing undeclared amounts of minoxidil, which exceed those found inRead More
Where Can You Learn About Drug Recalls?
May 5th, 2020|
At Ferrer, Poirot & Wansbrough, it’s our job to help people harmed by defective and recalled medications get the compensation they deserve. But our years of experience has taught us that many patients aren’t aware that their medications have been recalled until it’s too late. Unfortunately, it’s not uncommon for drug recalls to be underreported,Read More
3 Eye-Opening Statistics about Prescription Medications
April 28th, 2020|
Think of a health condition, disease, or illness. Chances are, whatever you came up with, no matter how obscure it is, there’s a prescription medication designed to treat it. The pharmaceutical industry is big, big business, both in America and worldwide. Prescription drugs treat conditions ranging from common colds and muscle aches to cancer andRead More
What is NDMA and Why is It in Many Recalled Drugs?
April 21st, 2020|
On April 15, 2020, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration posted a notice on its website that a Nizatidine Oral Solution 15 mg/mL product was recalled due to containing high levels of nitrosodimenthylamine (NDMA). The product is manufactured by Amneal Pharmaceuticals, LLC, and distributed by its subsidiary Gemini Laboratories, LLC. NDMA is classified as aRead More