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Are there any recalls on avandia (rosiglitazone)?

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Dr. Grace Akoh-Arrey
Pharmacology
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In brief: 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.

In brief: 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.
Dr. Grace Akoh-Arrey
Dr. Grace Akoh-Arrey
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