Salmonella can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems.
UPDATED 01/23/2018. Recall expanded to include a second lot (NC109123). Intravenous administration of a solution containing sterile particulate matter may lead to adverse health consequences.
Misbranded or unapproved new drugs present serious public health risks. Posted 01/22/2018
Unintentional consumption of naproxen sodium potentially could result in fatal adverse events in patients with underlying illnesses. Posted 01/22/2018
Use of a non-sterile injectable product could result in fatal infections.
Failure to immediately replace the device after Message Code 102 appears may result in serious patient harm or death of the patient because the device may fail to deliver therapy when needed.
Symptoms of anaphylaxis can include wheezing or difficulty breathing; swelling of the face or throat; hives or flushing; itching; abdominal cramping, abdominal pain or vomiting; back pain or chest pain; hypotension or shock.
eneral use BD syringes are cleared for immediate use in fluid aspiration and injection, but not for use as a closed container storage system for drug products.
An embolism could obstruct blood flow to critical organs, leading to serious injury and/or a need to surgically extract the overflow material from the patient. Severe neurologic, cardiac, limb, renal, or gastrointestinal injury may result.
Reported pulmonary events required urgent intervention, including needle decompression or chest tube placement. Several of these events were associated with cardiopulmonary arrest and patient death.
Risks of slowed or difficult breathing, misuse, abuse, addiction, overdose, and death with these medicines outweigh their benefits in patients younger than 18.
Missed doses of Clopidogrel increases the risk of heart attack and stroke which can be life threatening.
Administration of glass particulate may result in local irritation or swelling in response to the foreign material. More serious potential outcomes would include blockage and clotting in blood vessels, which may be life-threatening.