MedWatch Safety Alerts
Assured Brand Naproxen Sodium Tablets by Contract Packaging Resources, Inc.: Recall - Packaging Mix-Up
Risk of allergic reactions, from mild irritation or hives to serious reactions such as anaphylaxis that may be life-threatening.
Salmonella can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems. Posted 10/20/2014
Lidocaine HCI Injection, USP 10 MG Per ML, 30 ML Single-Dose, Preservative-Free, by Hospira: Recall - Particulate Matter
Injected particulate material may result in local inflammation, phlebitis, and/or low-level allergic response to the particulate or microembolic effects.
September 2014 Drug Safety Labeling Changes includes 55 products with revisions to Prescribing Information.
A puncture in the primary container may be difficult to detect and lead to contamination, compromised sterility, and other adverse events.
Medi-Trace Cadence and Kendall Multi-function Defibrillation Electrodes by Covidien: Field Safety Alert - Electrodes Will Not Connect with Philips FR3 or FRx AED units
The mismatch of these devices could contribute to a delay in resuscitation and may contribute to subsequent death.
FDA analysis found these products to contain undeclared Sibutramine, which may increase blood pressure and/or pulse rate, and may also interact in life-threatening ways with other medications.