Medication

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September 17, 2018 - 2:07 pm
Thousands of foster children may be getting powerful psychiatric drugs prescribed to them without basic safeguards, says a federal watchdog agency that found a failure to care for youngsters whose lives have already been disrupted.
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August 23, 2018 - 2:51 pm
A North Carolina drug company is voluntarily recalling 32 liquid children's medications.
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August 16, 2018 - 4:22 pm
U.S. health officials have approved a new generic version of EpiPen, the emergency allergy medication.
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July 27, 2018 - 8:01 am
Soaring sales of most of its cancer drugs and vaccines boosted Merck & Co.'s second-quarter revenue by 5 percent, but restructuring and acquisition costs helped drag profits down 12 percent. However, revenue and net income both beat Wall Street expectations and the drugmaker raised its profit...
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July 26, 2018 - 11:31 am
LONDON (AP) — The British government says doctors will now be able to legally prescribe cannabis-based medicines, following criticism over the denial of medical treatment to severely epileptic children. Home Secretary Sajid Javid relaxed the rules Thursday after considering expert advice from a...
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