TITLE

Eprex warning issued, but no ban

AUTHOR(S)
Sibbald, Barbara
PUB. DATE
March 2004
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;3/2/2004, Vol. 170 Issue 5, p778
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the decision of Health Canada not to ban the subcutaneous injection of the antianemia drug Eprex from Janssen-Ortho. Reason for not banning Eprex according to Health Canada spokesperson Jirina Vik; Advice given by the Canadian Society of Nephrology on administering the epoetin alfa drug; Blood disease linked to the drug.
ACCESSION #
12304836

 

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