Actavis has reformulated Fioricet and Fioricet with Codeine capsules featuring reduced doses of acetaminophen.
Rarely, acetaminophen use may cause three serious skin reactions, two of which may be fatal.
Results showed that 22.2% and 73.7% experienced shivering postoperative in the acetaminophen and placebo groups, respectively.
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This week we talk about the ban on certain electrical stimulation devices, the latest COVID-19 news, a first generic of Daraprim, a New Drug Application for a potential microneedle migraine treatment patch, and a first over-the-counter combination of ibuprofen and acetaminophen.
Fresenius Kabi announced the launch of Acetylcysteine Solution, 10%.
New research from The George Institute for Global Health concluded that common nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) showed little benefit for spinal pain compared to placebo.
Bayer announced that the FDA has cleared its Contour Next EZ blood glucose monitoring system for use in patients with diabetes.
The FDA is warning consumers and healthcare professionals about a counterfeit version of Teva's Adderall 30mg tablets that is being purchased on the internet.
A recent Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR) found increasing use of kratom (mitragyna speciosa) in the United States with medical outcomes and health effects suggesting an "emerging public health threat."
Gender differences have been established for most chronic liver diseases but less is known with acute liver failure.