FDA Alert

Updated Cardiovascular Warning on Non-aspirin NSAIDs

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has amended the existing cardiovascular warning on non-aspirin nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), including the active ingredients ibuprofen, ketoprofen (Rx only), magnesium salicylate, and naproxen sodium to state that these medicines can increase the risk of heart attack or stroke. The risk is higher if you use more than […]

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FDA Alert

FDA Pharmacists Help Consumers Use Medicines Safely

The Food and Drug Administration issued a Consumer Update on the important role pharmacists play in consumer care and safe medicine use education. Whether patients need assistance deciphering the drug facts label or integrating new medicine into their lives, pharmacists are the experts to count on. To get the most out of the patient-pharmacist relationship, […]

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