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The FDA has issued an acetaminophen warning which is about to go into effect. More than 325 mg of the potent drug may damage your liver and not possess any pain-relieving properties.
Jan 17 2014, 1:46am CST
Source: Canadian Business Online
WASHINGTON – The Food and Drug Administration on Friday approved the first generic versions of Pfizer’s anti-inflammatory painkiller Celebrex.
The blockbuster drug, known generically as celecoxib, is used to treat pain, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis and other conditions.
The FDA approved low-cost versions from generic drugmakers Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Limited and Mylan Inc. Teva has exclusive marketing rights to three doses of the drug for 180 ...
Full article at: Canadian Business Online
May 30 2014, 3:32pm CDT
FDA: There are no available data to show that taking more than 325 mg of acetaminophen per dosage unit provides additional benefit that outweighs the added risks for liver injury.
Jan 16 2014, 7:52pm CST