TITLE

FDA warns on Bayer's Trasylol

AUTHOR(S)
Williams, Dede; Gibson, Jane
PUB. DATE
October 2006
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;10/9/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 38, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article reports on warnings given by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration public advisory committee about Bayer's cardiovascular drug Trasylol due to negative side effects. The committee also warned physicians to carefully monitor patients for the occurrence of toxicity. The drug is a broad spectrum proteinase inhibitor used in heart bypass surgery. The agency has been conducting a risk-benefit analysis of Trasylol.
ACCESSION #
22905421

 

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