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Lamotrigine Orally Disintegrating Tablet 200 mg by Impax: Recall – Incorrect Labeling of Blister Cards

Audience: Pharmacy, Patient ISSUE: Impax Laboratories, Inc. issued a voluntary nationwide retail level recall on August 19, 2016 for one lot of Lamotrigine Orally Disintegrating Tablet (ODT) 200 mg, NDC 0115-1529-08, Lot # 502240. The affected lot…

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Opioid Pain or Cough Medicines Combined With Benzodiazepines: Drug Safety Communication – FDA Requiring New Boxed Warnings About Serious Risks and Death

Audience: Pharmacy, Internal Medicine, Psychiatry, Neurology, Family Practice ISSUE: FDA review has found that the growing combined use of opioid medicines with benzodiazepines or other drugs that depress the central nervous system (CNS) has…

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Eye Wash/Eye Irrigating Solutions Distributed by Major Pharmaceuticals and Rugby Laboratories: Recall – Microbial Contamination

Audience: Consumers, Eye Care, Pharmacy ISSUE: United Exchange Corp. of Cerritos, CA, a primary source vendor of the Rugby-branded Eye Irrigating Solution and Major-branded Eye Wash, is voluntarily recalling products due to microbial contamination….

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