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FDA Calls for Removal of Acid Reflux Rx
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is requesting that a common antacid medication be removed from the market.
Rx for Constipation Gets FDA Green Light
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new medication for a certain type of constipation.
Possible Nitrosamines in Your Medication: What's Next?
Over the last several months, several medications have been recalled due to a possible cancer-causing impurity. Here's what you need to know.
More Heartburn Medications Recalled
Even more medications are being recalled because they might contain a cancer-causing impurity.
More Heartburn Medications Recalled
Additional ranitidine products are being recalled because they might contain a cancer-causing impurity.
Helping Your Gut After You Gobble, Gobble, Gobble
Breaking bread together is a natural way to celebrate, but there's no reason it has to spoil the holiday. Eating mindfully and seeking the right treatment when your digestion is distressed can help anyone better digest Thanksgiving.
Heartburn Medication Recall Expands
Additional ranitidine products are being recalled because they might contain a cancer-causing impurity.
New Packaging for a Common Diarrhea Drug
In order to help ensure patient safety, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved new packaging for a common anti-diarrhea medication.
Heartburn Medication Recall Update
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has released an update about the recall of a common heartburn medication.
Heartburn Medication Warning: What You Need to Know
You may need to check your medicine cabinet for this acid reflux medication.