Despite warnings over the effectiveness of e-cigarettes to combat tobacco addiction as well as the countless poisonings caused by the nicotine concentrated “e-juice,” the FDA still has yet to issue regulations for the new questionable product.
Early this week, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration warned the consumers to immediately stop consuming a weight loss product called Zi Xiu Tang Bee Pollen.
Novartis, the worldwide provider of healthcare solutions, recently submitted Bexsero to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for approval. The new meningitis B drug has impressed the FDA and could be approved soon.
This week New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman called for state police officers to carry the drug naloxone to reverse heroin overdoses. Now, state officials across the U.S. are fighting to reverse the approval of the new painkiller Zohydro.
Announced shortly after New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman’s call for greater access to naloxone, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved a device called Evzio to inject the overdose antidote.
The Food and Drug Administration approved the first sublingual (under the tongue) allergen extract aimed to treat grass pollen allergies earlier today. The allergen, Oralair, could potentially help 30 million people in the U.S. and 500 million worldwide.
Intuitive Surgical, Inc., the global leader in robotic-assisted minimally invasive surgery, has developed their new “da Vinci® Xi™ Surgical System,” which was cleared by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration today.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration gave clearance to Topamax, the first drug approved to prevent migraine headaches in teenagers.
The U.S. Food and Drugs Administration gave a clearance to Biogen's Alprolix to treat patients with Hemophilia B. This is the first long acting treatment with less frequent injections.
Due to “insufficient evidence” that Novartis AG’s heart failure drug, serelaxin, will benefit patients, a United States Food and Drug Administration panel has unanimously voted against it. A final decision will be made on the drug by May 17.
Bubble gum-flavored water vapor in an e-cigarette seems safe, right? According to health officials, this unregulated "e-juice" used in the electronic cigarettes could be extremely harmful.