FDA Issuing New Warnings About Acetaminophen

FDA Issuing New Warnings About Acetaminophen

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is issuing new warnings to physicians about acetaminophen causing liver damage, and recommending they stop prescribing certain combinations of medicine which contain over 325 milligrams of the drug in each pill. This is due to long held apprehensions that high dosages cause liver damage. The FDA wants doctors to […]

FDA to Phase out Overuse of Antimicrobial Drugs in Livestock

FDA to Phase out Overuse of Antimicrobial Drugs in Livestock

The FDA is proposing a plan to phase out the indiscriminate overuse of antimicrobial drugs in livestock. “Implementing this strategy is an important step forward in addressing antimicrobial resistance,” said Michael Taylor, FDA deputy commissioner for foods and veterinary medicine. The two-pronged plan also includes a new extension of veterinary oversight that will allow for antimicrobial […]

FDA Takes Over to Unclog America

FDA Takes Over to Unclog America

  The FDA is taking over to unclog America’s arteries one ban at a time. The FDA announced Thursday that they would make efforts to essentially eliminate trans fat from America’s diet. The substance used by food makers for a variety of reasons is said to be responsible for a host of diseases, including clogged […]