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Fluoroquinolone Antibacterial Drugs: Drug Safety Communication- Risk for possibly permanent nerve damage by FDA Posted Thu 15 Aug 2013 3:45pm [Posted 08/15/2013] AUDIENCE: Family Practice, Infectious Disease, Pharmacy ISSUE: FDA has required the drug labels and Medication Guides for all fluoroquinolone antibacterial drugs be updated to better describe the serious side effect of peripheral neuropathy. This serious nerve damage potentially ... Read on »
ConjuGon raises $1.9M for antibacterial drugs by Mike Klein Patient Expert Posted Mon 17 May 2010 7:57pm ConjuGon Inc. has raised $1.9 million in equity to develop drugs that combat bacterial infections, according to a Securities and Exchange Commission filing. These funds come from three investors and are part of an offering that is expected to bring in a total of $4.75 million. Read on »
Mar 17, Antibacterial essential oils by Liani Posted Wed 17 Mar 2010 3:28am Life would have been so good without sickness, ill health and infection. One of the most dreaded organisms are bacteria. They are microscopic which means you cannot see them with naked eye. They can be mildly infectious to severely fatal. Bacteria can rapidly spread from one person to another and from one syste ... Read on »
FDA Drug Safety Communication: FDA warns of increased risk of death with IV antibacterial Tygacil (tigecycline) and approves new by FDA Posted Fri 27 Sep 2013 8:08am This update is in follow-up to the FDA Drug Safety Communication: Increased risk of death with Tygacil (tigecycline) compared to other antibiotics used to treat similar infections issued on September 1, 2010. Safety Announcement [9-27-2013]  The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is warning that ... Read on »
Antibacterials 101 - 1 by VidyaSury Facebook Posted Tue 21 Dec 2010 12:00am I've been reading about anti-bacterials and thought I'd do a little deeper research. The actual goal was to read about antibiotics when I came across a wonderful site that had useful information and decided to post it here. Read on for Antibacterials 101 - it is in a nice question-answer format. What is an antibacterial and how are antibact ... Read on »
Nootropic Drugs: Uses and Doses Unleashed by Cascia T. Posted Fri 07 Sep 2012 3:00am By James Taylor A nootropic is a supplement categorized as smart drug which is exclusively meant for augmenting the intellectual functioning. Since the smart drugs have direct effect on brain and... Click on the title above to read more Read on »
Questions and Answers on FDA's Draft Guidance on the Judicious Use of Medically Important Antimicrobial Drugs in Food-Producing by FDA Posted Mon 28 Jun 2010 7:38am What is the purpose of the draft guidance? The purpose of the draft guidance is to: Discuss FDA’s public health concerns about how certain uses of medically important antimicrobial drugs in food-producing animals may impact antimicrobial resistance; Summarize some of the key scientific reports on the ... Read on »
ANTIBACTERIAL SOAP IS TOXIC: Could harm fetus and infants; Pollutes breast milk by Diane Patient Expert Posted Tue 29 Jul 2008 8:21am Thinking about buying some handy 'germ fighting' dish soap or bathroom cleanser? Think again. In all likelihood, those cleaners containtriclosan, a toxic pesticide that'smarketed as an"antibacterial agent" but is powerful enough to threaten children's health and pollute mothers' breast milk. According to astudy by researchers at the non-profit ... Read on »
From an Idea to the Marketplace: The Journey of an Animal Drug through the Approval Process by FDA Posted Fri 16 Jul 2010 12:04pm Printer-friendly PDF   STARTING POINT:  An idea FINISH LINE:  An approved animal drug on the market Many of us may not be familiar with the path to the finish line, so let’s break it down to see how an animal drug makes the journey from being an idea to a product on the market.  ... Read on »
Tygacil (tigecycline): Drug Safety Communication - Increased Risk of Death by FDA Posted Fri 27 Sep 2013 11:15am [Posted 09/27/2013] AUDIENCE: Infectious Disease, Critical Care, Pharmacy ISSUE: FDA notified health professionals and their medical care organizations of a new Boxed Warning describing an increased risk  of death when intravenous Tygacil is used for FDA-approved uses as well as for non-approved uses. ... Read on »