By | December 31, 2012

The FDA’s Role in Dealing with Drug Shortages

When Ameridose, the company linked to the recent meningitis outbreaks and production of contaminated steroid injections closed its doors for the remainder of the year, many people worried about drug shortages. Since then, the… Read More

By | November 30, 2012

The Latest in Meningitis Outbreak News

The meningitis outbreaks that took place in October and November made headlines for much of the past month.  Following the death of 32 people from the outbreaks, the FDA discovered a link… Read More

By | November 24, 2010

FDA Pulls Darvon, Darvocet from Market for Heart Risks

The maker of the pain killer medicine known as Darvon and Darvocet, or propoxyphene, announced last week it will stop making the popular drugs because it can cause serious heart rhythm abnormalities,… Read More

By | May 26, 2010

Simmons Hanly Conroy Monitors Tylenol Recalls, FDA Investigation

Due to reports of serious side effects, McNeil, a division of Johnson & Johnson, has made four major recalls of over-the-counter products, including Tylenol, Motrin and Benadryl, in the past seven months.… Read More