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Recall on Single lot of Klonopin Wafers (clonazepam orally disintegrating wafers)
Hoffman La Roche has announced a recall of a single lot of Klonopin 2 mg Wafers (clonazepam orally disintegrating wafers). NDC 0004-0283-22, lot number U5011, expiration date March 2010, is being recalled because it may contain a lower dose of medication than labeled. Klonopin (also sold as the generic clonazepam) is primarily used for the treatment of seizures and panic disorders. For more information, please visit: http://www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/EnforcementReports/ucm161396.htm
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Recall on Select Lots of Metoprolol Tartrate 100 mg Tablets
Teva Pharmaceuticals has announced a recall of several lots of metoprolol tartrate 100 mg tablets. Metoprolol tartrate (often sold as the brand name Lopressor) is used to treat high blood pressure, heart attacks, abnormal heart rhythms, and other heart problems. These lots are being recalled because some tablets may be oversized and weigh more than expected. The recall includes Teva metoprolol tartrate 100 mg tablets from the following lot numbers, which expire in January 2010: Lot number 505514 Lot number 505515 Lot number 505516 Lot number 505517 For more information, please visit: http://www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/EnforcementReports/ucm161725.htm
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Date Published Title Drug Source
2009-05-27 Recall on Single lot of Klonopin Wafers (clonazepam orally disintegrating wafers) Clonazepam FDA
2009-05-28 Recall on Select Lots of Metoprolol Tartrate 100 mg Tablets Metoprolol FDA
2009-05-28 Recall on Single Lot of Zicam Multisymptom Cold & Flu Nighttime Formula Zicam FDA
2009-05-28 Recall on Single Lot of Zicam Multisymptom Cold & Flu Nighttime Formula Zicam Cold and Flu FDA
2009-05-29 TNF Blockers Increase the Risk of Fungal Infections Golimumab Manufacturer
2009-06-01 Select Antidepressants May Interact with Tamoxifen (Novaldex) Tamoxifen MediGuard CRT
2009-06-04 Risk of Serious Liver Injury From Propylthiouracil Propylthiouracil FDA
2009-06-08 Thiazolidinediones Associated with Increased Risk of Fractures Pioglitazone MediGuard CRT
2009-06-08 Thiazolidinediones Associated with Increased Risk of Fractures Rosiglitazone MediGuard CRT
2009-06-08 Thiazolidinediones Associated with Increased Risk of Fractures Metformin with Rosiglitazone MediGuard CRT
2009-06-08 Thiazolidinediones Associated with Increased Risk of Fractures Pioglitazone and Metformin MediGuard CRT
2009-06-08 Thiazolidinediones Associated with Increased Risk of Fractures MediGuard CRT
2009-06-08 Thiazolidinediones Associated with Increased Risk of Fractures Glimepiride and Pioglitazone MediGuard CRT
2009-06-08 Antipsychotics Linked With Sudden Cardiac Death Chlorpromazine MediGuard CRT
2009-06-08 Antipsychotics Linked With Sudden Cardiac Death MediGuard CRT
2009-06-08 Antipsychotics Linked With Sudden Cardiac Death Thioridazine MediGuard CRT
2009-06-08 Antipsychotics Linked With Sudden Cardiac Death Fluphenazine MediGuard CRT
2009-06-08 Antipsychotics Linked With Sudden Cardiac Death Perphenazine MediGuard CRT
2009-06-08 Antipsychotics Linked With Sudden Cardiac Death Trifluoperazine MediGuard CRT
2009-06-08 Antipsychotics Linked With Sudden Cardiac Death Thiothixene MediGuard CRT