MedWatch Safety Alerts
Those with weakened immune system or chronic lung disease may be more susceptible to infections with B. cepacia.
Intravenous administration of a solution containing sterile particulate matter may lead to adverse health consequences. Posted 10/25/2014
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.