Jobbers Wholesale has recalled Lot No. KWAKPMC030505175957019 of Rhino 5 Plus, Lot No. JBP-L-1270-70 of Maxtremezen and Lot No. KWAKPMC03050517 of Extenzone after FDA analysis found these products to contain undeclared desmethylcarbondenafil and dapoxetine. Desmethylcarbondenafil is a phosphodiesterase PDE-5 inhibitor … Continued
Drugs & Medical Devices
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CLR Medicals International Inc. is recalling Viscocel and Viscocel Plus. This drug recall is in response to FDA findings of deficiencies in the Quality System regulations for Medical Device Manufacturers, 21 Code of Federal Regulation (CFR) Part 820 and lack … Continued
The FDA has warned consumers not to take any dietary supplement containing the ingredient DMAA (dimethylamylamine, which goes by other names as well, listed below), which has been associated with numerous risks, including seizures, heart attack, and death. When asked … Continued
Stryker Corporation (NYSE:SYK) announced today that its orthopaedic division has received notice that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has reviewed the voluntary recall of its ShapeMatch Cutting Guides and that it will be classified as a Class I … Continued
On December 18, the FDA sent warning letters to five LASIK providers that they are failing to provide adequate information about risks to potential patients. This targeted follow-up comes after more than three years of communication with eye care professionals … Continued
Some studies suggest that when women take SSRI antidepressants, their baby may be at an increased risk for certain types of birth defects. These birth defects are mostly heart defects that may require additional surgery and may have a lifelong … Continued
News about the DePuy hip recall, and the latest information for plaintiffs and attorneys about DePuy hip implant injury litigation.
Attorney Jonathan Rosenfeld shares legal news and the latest information about the DePuy hip replacement recalls.
A great concern facing the public now is the failure of metal-on-metal hip arthroplasties using systems like the recently recalled DePuy ASR. This is a guest article submitted by Jim Moreland PA-C, MHS and does not necessarily represent the views of this website.
DePuy issued a recall on on their ASR XL Acetabular Hip Systems and DePuy ASR Hip Resurfacing Systems earlier this year, prompting patient comments about issues patients seem to be having with the Pinnacle Acetabular Cup System.
The DePuy Orthopaedics unit of Johnson & Johnson is recalling the ASR tm Hip System used as a hip implant in hip replacement surgeries after patients have had to undergo a second hip replacement surgery due to pain and other complications with their ASR Hip System.
FDA inspectors discovered the problems with Yaz / Yasmin / Ocella during an inspection in March, 2009, and informed Bayer about them shortly after.
If you have received an MRI and are experiencing any of the following side-effects, have your medical records checked to see if gadolinium dyes were used in your MRI: Burning, Itchy or Swollen skin, hardening or tightening of the skin, swelling of the joints, yellowish eyes or yellow spots on the whites of the eyes, red or darkish spots on the skin, stiff joints, loss of movement in the joints, deep pain in the hips or ribs and muscle weakness.