TITLE

FDA Actions

PUB. DATE
September 2008
SOURCE
Travel Medicine Advisor;Sep2008 Supplement, Vol. 18, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This section provides updates on actions made by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) as of September 2, 2008. The FDA has ordered safety-related changes to the labeling of erythropoietin products. The agency has approved the first generic divalproex for the treatment of seizures and bipolar disorder. The FDA has also added a Boxed Warning to fluoroquinolone antibiotics regarding the risk of tendinitis and tendon rupture.
ACCESSION #
34590270

 

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