Navigation Links
FDA Announces Series of Changes to the Class of Marketed Non-Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs (NSAIDs)

safe use of the drugs. FDA is also asking manufacturers of OTC NSAIDs to include a warning about potential skin reactions. The labeling of the prescription NSAIDs already addresses potential skin reactions.

This current reexamination of the CV risks of NSAIDs began after Merck conducted a voluntary worldwide withdrawal of its COX-2 selective NSAID, Vioxx (rofecoxib), in September 2004. FDA will carefully review any proposal from Merck for resumption of marketing of Vioxx.

These actions are based on the available scientific data, including data accumulated since the drugs were approved. The FDA has carefully considered the presentations, discussions, and recommendations from the joint meeting of the Agency's Arthritis and Drug Safety and Risk Management Advisory Committee held on February 16-18, 2005.

To inform the public and healthcare community of its decisions, FDA today issued a Public Health Advisory (PHA) and updated patient and healthcare practitioner fact sheets.

Additional information about today's announcements is available on FDA's Web site at www.fda.gov/cder. Information can also be obtained by calling 1-888-INFO-FDA (888-463-6332).


'"/>

Source:FDA


Page: 1 2

Related biology news :

1. Ariadne Genomics Announces the Release of PathwayStudio?Central, Client-Server Software for Biological Pathway Analysis
2. Iron Deficiency Sparks Dramatic Changes In Gene Expression
3. Scientists Propose Sweeping Changes to Naming of Bird Neurosystems to Acknowledge Their True Brainpower
4. Methamphetamine Abuse, HIV Infection Cause Changes in Brain Structure
5. Changes to embryos can elicit change in adult fish
6. Changes in amino acids in the 1918 influenza virus cut transmission
7. PANTHER Protein Classification System Database 5.0
8. FDA Warns Consumers Not to Use Home-Use Diagnostic Kits Marketed by Globus Media
9. HIV Patients May Be at Risk of Heart Problems When Taking Protease Inhibitor Drugs
10. New Drugs For Bad Bugs: UF Approach Could Bolster Antibiotic Arsenal
11. FDA Warns About Antipsychotic Drugs and Elderly
Post Your Comments:
(Date:12/19/2014)... 2014 Research and Markets ( ... "iPhone 5S Fingerprint Sensor - Apple/AuthenTec TMDR92 ... their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ... in July 2012, Apple introduced the fingerprint reading ... the only device of Apple incorporating such a ...
(Date:12/19/2014)... 2014   LaunchKey , the first decentralized mobile ... Internet of Things era, today announced the close of ... was led by Metamorphic Ventures with participation from ENIAC ... and others.  LaunchKey has raised $4 million to date, ... team and bring LaunchKey to market in 2015. ...
(Date:12/17/2014)... Dec. 15, 2014  HITLAB SM announced ... (GCP) audit to confirm its adherence to current ... accomplishment enables HITLAB to conduct regulated smart device ... principles for patient safety and research quality. ... access, quality, and delivery with innovative technology," said ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):iPhone 5S Fingerprint Sensor - Apple/AuthenTec TMDR92 & Sapphire - Technology Report 2LaunchKey Raises $3 Million in Additional Funding Led by Metamorphic Ventures 2LaunchKey Raises $3 Million in Additional Funding Led by Metamorphic Ventures 3HITLAB Completes GCP Audit for FDA Smart Device & App Compliance 2
... the first time, demonstrated that mercury concentrations in fish respond ... The international teams research began in 2001 at the ... weeks Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. Up ... because of all the other factors that affect mercury levels ...
... have determined the three-dimensional structure of an unusual viral ... viruses. The Paramecium bursaria chlorella virus infects a ... cells. Once inside the chlorella, the virus DNA makes ... structural proteins that are assembled to create the outer ...
... smoking-cessation drug will enable you to quit smoking may ... from the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH). ... journal Biological Psychiatry, found that the enzyme known to ... is highly genetically variable in all ethnicities and influences ...
Cached Biology News:International team shows mercury concentrations in fish respond quickly to increased deposition 2Scientists learn structure of enzyme in unusual virus 2New genetic research into nicotine addiction shows promise for personalized treatment 2
(Date:12/24/2014)... 2014 Earlier this year in a ... director of the Adult Stem Cell Technology Center, LLC ... and under appreciated unique property of adult tissue stem ... Cells: Misunderstood in the Past, Important for the Future,” ... He gave the address at the 4th World ...
(Date:12/24/2014)... Tenn. (PRWEB) December 23, 2014 Nashville ... was elected treasurer for the American Society for ... advancing knowledge and research in reproductive medicine. In ... a seat on the executive board and will have ... , Dr. Hill has actively supported ASRM since 1984 ...
(Date:12/24/2014)... PharmaBoardroom,s new report, , ... available for free download , digs deep into this ... in the sector today. One area where ... in developing a homegrown pharmaceutical manufacturing base, even if the ... some way off. A cursory comparison with neighboring ...
(Date:12/22/2014)... 22, 2014   Synthetic Biologics, Inc. ... pathogen-specific therapies for serious infections and diseases, ... today announced positive topline safety and tolerability ... of SYN-004, the Company,s investigational oral beta-lactamase ... difficile (C. difficile) infection, antibiotic-associated diarrhea ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Adult Stem Cell Technology Center, LLC’s Director Sherley's Address on What’s Holding Back Regenerative Medicine Featured on Omics Group Website 2Adult Stem Cell Technology Center, LLC’s Director Sherley's Address on What’s Holding Back Regenerative Medicine Featured on Omics Group Website 3Adult Stem Cell Technology Center, LLC’s Director Sherley's Address on What’s Holding Back Regenerative Medicine Featured on Omics Group Website 4Nashville Fertility Center Announces Dr. George A. Hill Selected to Serve as ASRM Treasurer for 2014-15 2Nashville Fertility Center Announces Dr. George A. Hill Selected to Serve as ASRM Treasurer for 2014-15 3PharmaBoardroom Releases New Algeria Pharmaceuticals Report 2PharmaBoardroom Releases New Algeria Pharmaceuticals Report 3Synthetic Biologics Announces Positive Topline Results from Phase 1a Trial of SYN-004 for the Prevention of C. difficile Infection 2Synthetic Biologics Announces Positive Topline Results from Phase 1a Trial of SYN-004 for the Prevention of C. difficile Infection 3Synthetic Biologics Announces Positive Topline Results from Phase 1a Trial of SYN-004 for the Prevention of C. difficile Infection 4Synthetic Biologics Announces Positive Topline Results from Phase 1a Trial of SYN-004 for the Prevention of C. difficile Infection 5
... Viragen, Inc. (OTC,Bulletin Board: VRAI) and its ... VRGE), today jointly announced,that Viragen International,s wholly-owned ... an application seeking protection under the,bankruptcy laws ... alpha interferon. The bankruptcy application was ...
... at 10:30 ET, 7:30 PT, EMERYVILLE, Calif., Sept. ... today announced its financial,results for its fiscal fourth quarter ... 1-for-7 reverse split of its common stock. For ... million, a,44% increase over last year,s revenue of $12.3 ...
... Germany, Sept. 14 Indivumed announces today,that a ... Within,this agreement Indivumed will apply its automated immunohistochemistry,service ... in the,area of oncology. Indivumed will provide for ... its tumor biobank as well as specifically,collected clinical ...
Cached Biology Technology:Viragen International's Subsidiary, ViraNative AB, Files to Seek Bankruptcy Protection in Sweden 2Neurobiological Technologies, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year-End Financial Results for 2007 Announces 1-for-7 Reverse Stock Split 2Neurobiological Technologies, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year-End Financial Results for 2007 Announces 1-for-7 Reverse Stock Split 3Neurobiological Technologies, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year-End Financial Results for 2007 Announces 1-for-7 Reverse Stock Split 4Neurobiological Technologies, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year-End Financial Results for 2007 Announces 1-for-7 Reverse Stock Split 5Neurobiological Technologies, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year-End Financial Results for 2007 Announces 1-for-7 Reverse Stock Split 6
...
Buckets for 2 racks of 5 tubes, type Stago/Hitachi...
... The MBS Satellite Thermal ... and flexible solution for medium ... The MBS combines the latest ... friendly software and PC control, ...
... The AccuSpot automates LC microfractionaction, spotting ... With the AccuSpot system, LC eluent can ... plates, in trace amounts (eg.50nl). Matrix solutions ... automatic preparation of target plated for MALDI-TOF-MS ...
Biology Products: