SSRI Use Raises Risk of Falls Resulting in Injury
A study has revealed a link between nursing home residents with dementia who have used an SSRI drug and an increased risk of a fall resulting in injury when compared to residents who have

FDA Vaginal Mesh Update

FDA Vaginal Mesh Update
According to the FDA, manufacturers have been asked to perform more studies in order to acquire additional information on the safety of transvaginal mesh, a surgical mesh device used in pelvic organ prolapse (POP)
Takeda named in suits over use of Actos
Three couples have filed lawsuits that claim Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited, the manufacturer of Actos, hid the fact that the drug has been associated with a risk of cancer. The three men involved in
FDA Warns About Cipro, Other Antibiotics
Drug safety officials on July 8, 2008, imposed the government's most urgent warning on Cipro and similar antibiotics. Officials cited evidence that they may lead to tendon ruptures, a serious injury which can leave