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CCF: At the Cleveland Clinic, we've been following them closely. ...Read more
Yes/ restricted : Avandia (rosiglitazone) is available but has restricted access. Providers must be trained/certified before prescribing this drug. Pharmacies must be certified in other to dispense it. Providers must attest that no other diabetes drug is working for a patient and must tell the patient the risks of heart problems related with avandia (rosiglitazone). Patient must be registered too. Not available in your local pharmacies. ...Read more
IF Ebola is NOT airborne then WHY the hazmat suits? What is to keep it from spreading here in the USA like Africa?
Ebola Virus: CDC recommends US medical personnel wear eye protection, surg. gown, gloves & face mask when treating Ebola patients. In higher risk situations w/ Ebola – recommend double gloving, leg & shoe covers. This is because Ebola can be spread through body fluids such as sweat, tears, blood, saliva, breast milk, semen, vomit, urine and stool. WHO indicated it might be transmitted “when virus-laden heavy ...Read more
Iron tablets recalle: Actually it is iron tablets contaminated with Meclizine that have been recalled. Bottles, marketed as iron (ferrous sulfate) and manufactured by advance pharmaceutical inc. Contained tablets of Meclizine hcl instead! the affected lot number is 12g468. The upc bar code for this lot is 0 0536-5890-01. The recall occurred january 17, 2013. See fda information at http://www.Fda.Gov/safety/recalls/ucm. ...Read more