The new Convenience Pack includes SuturaGel Methylcellulose Base, which is designed to reduce the amount of medication run-off from the treatment area.
The affected lots were distributed in the U.S, Dutch Antilles, Barbados, Canada, Philippines, Kuwait, and Singapore between January to June 2017.
In this study, researchers reviewed the evidence on the use of IN administration for several medications commonly used in the emergency department.
Since 1999, the FDA has been evaluating the potential adverse effects of general anesthetics and sedatives on children's brain development.
For patients undergoing transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR), local anesthetic (LA) is as safe as general anesthetic (GA), with shorter procedure time and number of days in the hospital, according to a study published in The American Journal of Cardiology.
Exparel, an amide local anesthetic, is FDA approved for single-dose infiltration into the surgical site to produce postsurgical analgesia.
Children exposed to surgical anesthesia before the age of 4 may have slightly lower school grades and IQ scores in their late teen years, according to a study published online in JAMA Pediatrics.
Hospira announced a voluntary recall of 3 lots of Fentanyl Citrate Injection 50mcg/mL due to confirmed ampules with broken tips.
Few pediatric patients having a dental procedure combined with another surgical procedure require unplanned admission for perioperative concerns.
Electronic tablets such as iPads demonstrated similar efficacy as a sedative commonly administered to children before general anesthesia, a new study has found.
St. Renatus announced that the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Kovanaze (tetracaine HCl and oxymetazoline HCl) Nasal Spray, the first dental anesthetic administered as a nasal spray.
Hospira announced a voluntary recall of one lot of 0.25% Bupivacaine HCl Injection, USP, due to the presence of particulate matter within a single vial.
General anesthesia doesn't seem to harm young children's mental development, according to research published in the June 7 issue of the Journal of the American Medical Association.
The American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) announced the launch of "Standardize 4 Safety," an interprofessional initiative intended to create and promote national standard concentrations for intravenous (IV) and oral liquid medications.
Fresenius Kabi announced a voluntary recall of a single lot of Sensorcaine-MPF (bupivacaine HCl) Injection due to visible particulate matter that was observed during inspection of reserve samples.
Preterm children have an increased risk of developing sedation/anesthesia adverse events, which continues up to age 23 years, according to a study published online in Pediatrics.
A new guideline to help clinicians provide optimal pain management for patients following surgery has been released by The American Pain Society.
The FDA has approved Bridion (sugammadex; Merck) injection to reverse the effects of neuromuscular blockade induced by rocuronium bromide and vecuronium bromide used during certain surgeries.
Pacira Pharmaceuticals have reached an amicable resolution with the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in their lawsuit concerning the indication of the analgesic, Exparel (bupivacaine liposome injectable suspension).