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Health & Wellness  (tags: fda, medicine, risks, avandia, drugs, diabetes, heart disease, health )

- 2230 days ago -
Last Thursday, in a combined meeting of separate FDA advisory committees, 20 of 26 panelists voted to recommend removing or modifying Avandia's highly restrictive label and distribution system. Five voted to keep the restrictions in place, while one panel
Popular Pills, Devastating Side Effects
Health & Wellness  (tags: pharmaceutical industry, medical drugs, Fosamax, Avandia )

- 3296 days ago -
Hippocrates will no doubt be rolling in his Greek grave with news that two widely-used medicines may be causing rare, but extremely serious harms. Just last week a New York court awarded a Florida woman almost $10 million , after finding that the popular
Senate Report Links Diabetes Drug Avandia to Heart Attacks
Health & Wellness  (tags: Senate, diabetes drug, heart attack, Avandia, research )

- 3437 days ago -
The diabetes drug Avandia is linked with tens of thousands of heart attacks, and drugmaker GlaxoSmithKline knew of the risks for years but worked to keep them from the public, according to a Senate committee report released Saturday.
Dr Whiting on Dangerous Drugs   video
Health & Wellness  (tags: Prilosec, Nexium, Celebrex, Vioxx, Bextra, Statin, Drugs, Crestor, Avandia, Januvia, Alii, Dangerous, Natural, Alternatives, drugs, health, healthcare, humans, illness, government, Body-Mind-Spirit, AlternativeMed, AlternativeMed, risks )

- 3872 days ago -
Modern medicine has sadly, become almost totally drug driven.Many of these dangerous drugs are over-prescribed.Statin drugs, a group of drugs designed to regulate cholesterol levels in the blood are also one of the most dangerous groups of drugs.
Diabetes Drug May Up Elderly Deaths
Health & Wellness  (tags: diabetes, drug, elderly, death, Canada, Avandia, heart attack, congestive heart failure )

- 4239 days ago -
A new Canadian study links the diabetes drug Avandia to higher rates of death, heart attack, and congestive heart failure in diabetes patients aged 66 and older.
Avandia May Raise Osteoporosis Risk
Health & Wellness  (tags: Avandia, fractures, osteoporosis, medicine, treatment, warning, women, health, healthcare, study, alert )

- 4249 days ago -
The popular diabetes drug marketed as Avandia may increase bone thinning, a discovery that could help explain why diabetics can have an increased risk of fractures. New research raises the possibility that long-term treatment could lead to osteoporosis

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