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The contraceptive device Essure is linked with thousands of serious adverse event reports.

FDA Adds Black Box Warning for Essure’s Health Risks

On March 30, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued a new Black Box warning for the dangerous contraceptive device Essure. The regulatory agency found that the permanent, non-surgical sterilization method marketed by Bayer …


FDA Lab 3407 - Photo by: The U.S. Food and Drug Aadministration - Source: Flickr Creative Commons

Invokana’s New FDA Warning

The first FDA warning on Invokana focused on the risk of ketoacidosis, a condition in which high blood acid levels can result in certain serious health circumstances, as stated by the FDA. FDA’s warning issued yesterday …


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Federal regulators playing fast and loose

Many newspapers complained about federal regulators since the largest agencies as the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) seemingly worked carelessly in the last few years. Since the health of millions of U.S. citizen is at stake, …