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  1. FDA Approves New Type 2 Diabetes Drug

    Invokana works by blocking reabsorption of glucose in body

  2. FDA Approves New Multiple Sclerosis Drug

    Tecfidera a 'welcome addition' for patients battling the neurological disease, one expert said

  3. Common Antibiotic Poses Risk to Heart, FDA Warns

    The popular antibiotic azithromycin may cause a potentially fatal irregular heart rhythm in some people, the FDA says.

  4. FDA OK's Monthly Schizophrenia Drug

    The FDA has approved a long-acting version of the anti-psychotic drug Abilify to treat adults with schizophrenia.

  5. FDA OK's Drug for Painful Sex in Older Women

    The FDA has approved Osphena for treating moderate-to-severe pain during sex in postmenopausal women.

  6. New Breast Cancer Drug Approved by FDA

    New Breast Cancer Drug Approved by FDA

  7. Codeine in Children Linked to Serious Side Effects

    The FDA has again drawn attention to the risk for fatal and life-threatening side effects from codeine use in young children who took the drug for pain relief after having their tonsils and/or adenoids removed for obstructive sleep apnea.

  8. Health Highlights: Feb.1, 2013

    Triaminic, Theraflu Cough/Cold Syrups Recalled Due to Safety Cap Problems No Financial Help for Millions Unable to Afford Employer's Health Plan Hartz Mountain Jerky Dog Treats Recalled

  9. FDA Panel Wants More Restrictions on Hydrocodone

    It may become more difficult to get prescriptions for drugs containing hydrocodone combined with other pain relievers.

  10. FDA OKs First OTC Remedy for Overactive Bladder

    The FDA has approved Oxytrol for Women, the first over-the-counter treatment for overactive bladder in women 18 and older.

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