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  1. H1N1 Swine Flu Shots for Kids Recalled

    The CDC today issued a voluntary recall of hundreds of thousands of doses of pediatric H1N1 swine flu shots for "non-safety" reasons.

  2. Vicks Nasal Spray Recalled

    Procter & Gamble has recalled some 120,000 units of Vicks Sinex nasal spray because of possible bacterial contamination. No illnesses have been reported.

  3. New Drug for Lingering Shingles Pain

    The FDA has approved Qutenza for post-herpetic neuralgia (PHN), lingering nerve pain after a shingles attack. The doctor-applied patches deliver synthetic capsaicin, the chemical that makes chili peppers hot.

  4. FDA Warns Plavix Patients of Drug Interactions

    The FDA warns patients on Plavix not to take Nexium or Prilosec -- or nine other drugs, including Prozac and Tagamet. The drugs keep Plavix from working properly.

  5. HPV Vaccine Gardasil OK'd for Boys

    The FDA has approved the vaccine Gardasil to help prevent genital warts in boys and young men, according to Merck, the drug company that makes Gardasil.

  6. FDA OKs New HPV Vaccine Cervarix

    The FDA has approved the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine Cervarix for use in girls and young women ages 10-25 to help prevent cervical cancer.

  7. Beware Fake Swine Flu Drugs, FDA Warns

    Beware fake "Tamiflu" sold over the Internet. The FDA finds pills advertised as Tamiflu aren't the real thing and pose risks to patients.

  8. FDA OKs New Psoriasis Drug Stelara

    The FDA today approved a new biologic drug called Stelara for the treatment of moderate to severe plaque psoriasis in adults.

  9. FDA Panel Backs New HPV Vaccine Cervarix

    An FDA advisory committee today backed the approval of Cervarix, which could become the second vaccine against human papillomavirus (HPV) to help prevent cervical cancer.

  10. Xenical and Alli: Liver Risk?

    The FDA is investigating reports of liver injury in people taking the weight loss drug orlistat, sold as Xenical and Alli.

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