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Miracle Mineral Solution

‘Miracle Mineral Solution’ Is No Miracle Cure, FDA Warns

When mixed, the solution develops into a dangerous bleach
The maker of Zolgensma (onasemnogene abeparvovec-xioi) gave manipulated data to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration when it approved the drug

FDA: Approval of Zolgensma Was Based on Manipulated Data

Despite inaccurate data, FDA says it is 'confident that Zolgensma should remain on the market'
New warnings about an increased risk of thrombosis and of death among ulcerative colitis patients taking the 10 mg twice daily dose of the drug tofacitinib (Xeljanz

FDA: Blood Clot, Death Risk Up With Higher Dose of Tofacitinib

Increased risk seen with 10 mg dose of tofacitinib used for treating ulcerative colitis
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved the first noninjection glucagon therapy for emergency treatment of severe hypoglycemia

FDA Approves First Noninjection Glucagon Therapy

Baqsimi nasal powder approved for emergency treatment of severe hypoglycemia in patients ≥4 years
Allergan's textured breast implants will be recalled due to their link to a rare cancer

Allergan Recalls Textured Breast Implants Linked to Lymphoma

FDA requested recall to protect women from breast implant-associated anaplastic large cell lymphoma
Nine drug companies have received approval for the first generic versions of Lyrica (pregabalin)

FDA Grants First Approvals for Generic Versions of Lyrica

Generic versions approved for neuropathic pain management, fibromyalgia, partial onset seizures
The antibacterial drug product Recarbrio (imipenem

Recarbrio OK’d for Complicated Urinary Tract, Intra-Abdominal Infections

Drug approved to treat patients with limited or no alternative antibacterial drugs to treat infection
Xpovio (selinexor) tablets have been approved for use in combination with dexamethasone to treat adults with relapsed refractory multiple myeloma

Xpovio With Dexamethasone Approved for Refractory Multiple Myeloma

Drug combination approved to treat patients who have failed at least five other treatments
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved Soliris (eculizumab) injection as the first treatment for neuromyelitis optica spectrum disorder

Soliris Approved to Treat Neuromyelitis Optica Spectrum Disorder

In clinical trials, Soliris reduced NMOSD relapses by 94 percent compared with placebo
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced Thursday that some high-tech insulin pumps made by Medtronic are being recalled for potential cybersecurity risks that could leave them vulnerable to hacking.

Medtronic Recalls Some Insulin Pumps Over Cybersecurity Concerns

The company and FDA say certain pumps are vulnerable to hacking