TITLE

Stronger warnings for TNF blockers

PUB. DATE
November 2008
SOURCE
Pharmaceutical Representative;Nov2008, Vol. 38 Issue 11, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the Food and Drug Administration has warned the manufacturers of tumor necrosis factor alpha blockers (TNF) to stabilize the prescribing guides of their drugs in the U.S. According to the article, the said warning will let the physicians and patients to become more cautious in taking these drugs and avoid complicated fungal infections. In addition, such drugs include Humira from Abbott Laboratories Inc., Cimzia from UCB Inc., and Enbrel from Wyeth.
ACCESSION #
35043738

 

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