Category Archives: Pediatrics

Perrigo Acetaminophen Infant Suspension Liquid Recall

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Perrigo Acetaminophen Infant Suspension Liquid: Recall – Potential Defect with Co-packaged Oral Syringe   [Posted 11/02/2013] AUDIENCE: Consumer, Patient, Pediatrics, Pharmacy, Health Professional ISSUE: The Perrigo Company announced that it has initiated a voluntary, nationwide product recall to the retail … Continue reading

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WS Badger Company Daily SPF 30 Kids Baby Sunscreen Lotion Recall

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W.S. Badger Company Daily SPF 30 Kids & Baby Sunscreen Lotion: Recall – Microbial Contamination AUDIENCE: Consumer, Family Practice, Pediatrics ISSUE: W.S. Badger Co. Inc. notified the public that it is recalling all lots of its 4-ounce SPF 30 Baby … Continue reading

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Bryan Medical Tracoe Mini 3.0mm Tracheostomy Tube Class 1 Recall

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Bryan Medical Tracoe Mini 3.0mm Tracheostomy Tube: Class 1 Recall – Mislabeled Packaging AUDIENCE: Anesthesiology, Emergency Medicine, Nursing, Pediatrics, Risk Manager ISSUE: The outside of the device packaging stated a 3.0mm neonatal tube. The product inside the box was actually … Continue reading

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Sensipar Cinacalcet Hydrochloride Drug Safety Communication

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Sensipar (Cinacalcet Hydrochloride): Drug Safety Communication – FDA Suspends Pediatric Clinical Trials After Report Of Death     AUDIENCE: Health Professional, Endocrinology, Pediatrics ISSUE: FDA has stopped all pediatric clinical trials of Sensipar (cinacalcet hydrochloride) after the recent death of … Continue reading

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GE Healthcare T-Piece Circuits Class I Recall

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GE Healthcare T-Piece Circuits for the Giraffe and Panda Resuscitation Systems: Class I Recall – Failure to Achieve the Desired Inspiratory Pressure During Ventilation AUDIENCE: Emergency Medicine, Pediatrics, Risk Manager ISSUE: The disposable T-piece circuits do not achieve the maximum … Continue reading

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Natus Medical Incorporated Olympic Cool Cap System Class I Recall

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Natus Medical Incorporated, Olympic Cool-Cap System: Class I Recall – Control Screen Freezes During Treatment AUDIENCE: Risk Manager, OB/GYN, Pediatrics ISSUE: FDA notified healthcare professionals of a Class I Recall of the Olympic Cool-Cap System, because the device’s Control Module … Continue reading

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Over-The-Counter Eye Drops and Nasal Sprays Drug Safety Communication

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Over-The-Counter Eye Drops and Nasal Sprays: Drug Safety Communication – Serious Adverse Events From Accidental Ingestion by Children AUDIENCE: Pediatrics, Consumer ISSUE: FDA is warning healthcare professionals and the public that accidental ingestion by children of over-the-counter eye drops used to … Continue reading

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Revatio sildenafil Drug Safety Communication

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Revatio (sildenafil): Drug Safety Communication – Recommendation Against Use in Children AUDIENCE: Pediatrics, Cardiology, Pulmonology ISSUE: FDA notified healthcare professionals and their medical care organizations that Revatio (sildenafil) should not be prescribed to children (ages 1 through 17) for pulmonary … Continue reading

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Codeine Use in Certain Children Drug Risks

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Codeine Use in Certain Children After Tonsillectomy and/or Adenoidectomy: Drug Safety Communication – Risk of Rare, But Life-Threatening Adverse Events or Death AUDIENCE: Pediatricians, Surgery, Consumer ISSUE: The FDA is reviewing reports of children who developed serious adverse effects or … Continue reading

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Gerber Good Start Gentle Powdered Infant Formula Recall

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Gerber Good Start Gentle Powdered Infant Formula: Recall – Off-Odor AUDIENCE: Consumers, Pediatrics ISSUE: Gerber notified the public that it recalled one lot of Gerber Good Start Gentle Powdered Infant Formula, 23.2 ounce plastic package, because the affected product might … Continue reading

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