"Undermining the FDA drug approval process puts consumers at risk, especially when those drugs contain ingredients that can cause harm," an FDA lawyer said.
A business owner in North Carolina was arrested on accusations of peddling an unapproved drug and claiming it to be a COVID-19 cure after receiving multiple warnings from the FDA to stop selling it.
The Food and Drug Administration approved the first drug to treat Alzheimer's disease in 20 years on Monday, though experts are skeptical of its effectiveness.
The variola virus, which causes smallpox, is still being kept in two labs—one in Atlanta and the other in Russia.
The FDA approved of new drug, Wegovy, to be sold in the U.S. and marketed for weight loss. The drug has been modified from Novo Nordisk's diabetes drug semaglutide.
Large quantities of methanol exposure can result in a coma, seizures, permanent blindness, permanent damage to the central nervous system or death.
Patients who take these tablets for underactive thyroids will not get the full potency, or less than the 90 percent on its label, the FDA says.
There were 15 reported blood clots and one death from the single-dose vaccine, which made the federal government pause the vaccine to begin with.
The company voluntarily issued the recall after reports indicated metallic material may be present in some products
The FDA released a report on Wednesday detailing troubling conditions at Baltimore's Emergent plant.
Each compound of the cannbis plant is said to have its own effects. Which is right for you?
Six cases of rare blood clots have been reported in individuals who received the Johnson & Johnson vaccine in the U.S., though a causal link has yet to be confirmed.
The vaccine's rollout has been paused in the U.S. as the CDC and FDA review six cases of rare blood clots.
Those who have already made appointments for the J&J vaccine should consider rescheduling options that may be available to them.
"If there were a clinical trial of this size with this data, the drug would be licensed with appropriate warning," the former Vermont governor stated Tuesday.
Johns Hopkins Medicine says the blood clot condition, also known as CVST, is a rare type of stroke that typically affects about 5 in 1 million people every year.
The CDC and FDA have recommended a pause on the vaccine "out of an abundance of caution."
"These people don't understand cost-benefit analysis. They keep making mistakes by orders of magnitude," Silver argued against the immediate halt of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine in the U.S. on Tuesday.
Black tea, herbal teas and hot cacao are some alternative morning drinks to have in place of coffee.
A head of an independent lab called on the FDA for better guidance, and said "it is of utmost importance that consumers have access to products that are safe and not contaminated."
The voluntary recall affects about 2,100 cases of its 10-ounce Classic Hummus, which was distributed across16 states. So far, there have been no reported cases of illness related to the recall, but here's how to check if you've been affected.
Biden administration health officials, including Dr. Anthony Fauci, are due to testify in the U.S. House of Representatives about vaccination efforts on Wednesday.
The U.S. continues to hold onto millions of doses of the AstraZeneca COVID vaccine to ensure "maximal flexibility" in vaccinating the American population. But some countries are begging for the doses to be moved abroad as the company awaits FDA approval.
Use of AstraZeneca's vaccine was paused by the Danish Health Authority as a precaution this week after reports about blood clots in people who received the vaccine, including one fatal case.
The company has previously been sued by more than 15,000 plaintiffs who allege that some of its baby powder product contained asbestos and caused ovarian cancer.
The single-shot vaccine is highly effective at preventing severe disease, according to data from a global trial involving around 44,000 people.
The company estimates that it will have 100 million doses ready by June. Pfizer and Moderna have promised 600 million by July.
The FDA-authorized kit provides results faster than widely used PCR tests.
The Quidel Quick-Vue At-Home COVID-19 Test "will provide patients with results within 10 minutes," according to the company behind it.