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Medications for Your Pet: 10 Questions to Ask Your Vet

FDA News - July 29, 2021 - 1:47pm
Asking these 10 questions can help you treat your pet appropriately when medication is prescribed.
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Avoiding Drug Interactions

FDA News - July 29, 2021 - 1:42pm
Be careful about the three main types of interactions: drugs with food and beverages, drugs with dietary supplements, and drugs with other drugs.
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Removing Hair Safely

FDA News - July 29, 2021 - 11:10am
Tips for consumer about common methods of hair removal
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FDA 101: Product Recalls

FDA News - July 29, 2021 - 11:05am
Here's a breakdown of FDA's role in product recalls, from the moment the agency is notified to successful completion of the recall.
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Medical Devices

FDA News - July 29, 2021 - 11:03am
Consumer articles about medical devices.
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Biosimilar and Interchangeable Biologics: More Treatment Choices

FDA News - July 28, 2021 - 6:59am
The FDA has approved biosimilar medications to treat conditions such as cancer, diabetes, Crohn’s disease, colitis, rheumatoid arthritis, psoriasis, and more.
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Helpful Questions and Answers about Coronavirus (COVID-19) and Your Pets

FDA News - July 26, 2021 - 9:15am
During the coronavirus pandemic, you've learned a lot about keeping your family safe. If your family includes pets, you want to keep them safe, too. FDA offers some helpful questions and answers about keeping your pets safe during the pandemic.
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Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy: Get the Facts

FDA News - July 26, 2021 - 8:52am
Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT) devices only considered safe and effective for certain conditions. The FDA recommends you use a HBOT device under the care of a doctor and in a hospital or facility that has hyperbaric accreditation.
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Oxigenoterapia hiperbárica: Conozca los hechos

FDA News - July 26, 2021 - 8:52am
Los dispositivos de oxigenoterapia hiperbárica (HBOT, por sus siglas en inglés) sólo se consideran seguros y eficaces para determinadas afecciones. La FDA recomienda utilizar un dispositivo HBOT bajo el cuidado de un médico, y en un hospital o centro que tenga acreditación hiperbárica.
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Cuatro consejos para preparar un almuerzo saludable y sin estrés que su hijo puede llevar en la lonchera

FDA News - July 22, 2021 - 7:55am
: Si su hijo es un deportista que necesita calorías adicionales para jugar un partido al salir de la escuela, o es un adolescente que trata de mantener un peso saludable, estos cuatro consejos le ayudarán a preparar un almuerzo nutritivo y personalizado.
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Drugs

FDA News - July 21, 2021 - 2:40pm
Consumer articles about over-the-counter and prescription drugs.
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"Poppers" de nitrito

FDA News - July 20, 2021 - 3:44pm
Los proveedores de atención médica reportan un aumento en las hospitalizaciones y muertes debido a la ingesta o inhalación de “poppers” de nitrito.
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Accidental Exposures to Fentanyl Patches Continue to Be Deadly to Children

FDA News - July 20, 2021 - 10:28am
Exposure to medication is a leading cause of poisoning in children. Kids have died or become seriously ill after being exposed to a skin patch containing fentanyl, an opioid pain reliever. The FDA urges you to take precautions and make sure patches are stored, used, and disposed of properly.
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How Safe are Color Additives?

FDA News - July 20, 2021 - 8:43am
Basic information about the safety of color additives--dyes, pigments, or substances that can impart color when added or applied to a food, drug, cosmetic, or the human body.
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Dietary Supplements

FDA News - July 16, 2021 - 9:41am
Dietary supplements are regulated by the FDA as food, not as drugs. However, many dietary supplements contain ingredients that have strong biological effects which may conflict with a medicine you are taking or a medical condition you may have. Products containing hidden drugs are also sometimes falsely marketed as dietary supplements, putting consumers at greater risk. For these reasons, it is important to consult with a health care professional before using any dietary supplement. Read these Consumer Updates to learn more.
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Nitrite “Poppers”

FDA News - July 15, 2021 - 6:01pm
Health care providers report increase in hospitalizations and deaths due to nitrite popper ingestion or inhalation.
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El jugo de toronja y algunos medicamentos son una mala combinación

FDA News - July 15, 2021 - 2:01pm
El jugo de toronja puede afectar qué tan bien actúan algunos medicamentos y causar efectos secundarios peligrosos.
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El jugo de toronja y algunos medicamentos son una mala combinación

FDA News - July 15, 2021 - 11:47am
El jugo de toronja puede afectar qué tan bien actúan algunos medicamentos y causar efectos secundarios peligrosos.
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Grapefruit Juice and Some Drugs Don't Mix

FDA News - July 14, 2021 - 1:40pm
Grapefruit juice and grapefruit can affect the way your medicines work, and that food and drug interaction can cause problems. The severity of the interaction can be different depending on the person, the drug, and the amount of grapefruit juice you drink.
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Learn More About COVID-19 Vaccines From the FDA

FDA News - July 13, 2021 - 7:04am
Get answers to your questions about the standards for safety and effectiveness to support an emergency use authorization of COVID-19 vaccines.
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