Drug injuries could result from HIV medication
February 4, 2010
According to the Food and Drug Administration, a Bristol-Myers-Squibb HIV drug could cause drug injuries, including liver damage.
The warning comes after 42 reports of a rare and potentially fatal disorder occurring in patients who take the drug Videx.
In light of the news about the potential drug injuries, makers of the drug have been ordered to add information regarding the risks to packing of Videx.
Texas patients who take Videx could be at risk for Texas drug injuries as a result.