Wednesday Jun 18
US Food and Drug Administration
FDA's MedWatch Safety Alerts: May 2014
After products approved by the Food and Drug Administration are on the market, the agency continues to monitor them for problems.
Experts Say Statin Guidance Is 'Deeply Worrying'
Leading doctors say statins should not be made more widely available on the NHS, claiming they are of "questionable value".
Severe Aortic Stenosis
The aortic valve is one of four valves in the human heart. It is located between the left ventricle and aorta.
Dick's Hard Up: An Adulterated Supplement With Poor SEO
As a result of their continued monitoring of dietary supplements intended for "male enhancement," the FDA has issued a public notification warning consumers not to use a product called Dick's Hard Up.
Using nitro for angina is not harmful
Dear Dr. Roach: Could you write about the effect that angina, stopped quickly by nitro, has on one's system? My husband takes Imdur twice a day to control angina, although he still experiences it several times a week necessitating a nitroglycerin pill.