Health Jul 01

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FDA Panel Urges Restrictions on Acetaminophen

A Food and Drug Administration panel on Tuesday called for greater restrictions on the widely used pain reliever acetaminophen -- even recommending banning some medications that contain it -- in a bid to prevent potentially harmful overdoses.

Health Oct 11

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Drug Makers Pull Infant Cold Medicines

Drug makers on Thursday voluntarily pulled several children's nonprescription cold medicines off the market less than two weeks after government regulators warned of possible health risks to infants.