safety alert


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safety alert

A report issued by a manufacturer of drugs or medical products about the risks associated with those drugs or products. See: black box warning.
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Once the final results from the manufacturer are received, the FDA will conduct a comprehensive review and will update the public with any new information," the agency said in the safety alert.
The Safety Alert includes some interesting observations, including that "student pilots were involved in just two percent of fuel-related accidents, while general aviation pilots holding either a commercial or air transport pilot certificate were involved in 48 percent of those accidents.
Beko insisted the fault related to the fatal blaze was separate from the problem identified in this safety alert.
There is also no legal timetable covering the speed actions under safety alerts should be taken.
Until FDA's review is complete and more is understood about this study and other available data, FDA advises cautious prescribing of oral fluconazole in pregnancy," the safety alert states.
Flealth care professionals should immediately stop treatment with olanzapine if DRESS is suspected," the safety alert states.
Manufacturers can be very slow at announcing safety alerts and very reluctant to launch a recall, which can cost them millions.
The ministry received a safety alert from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) about the perils of some dietary supplements and aphrodisiacs that are supposedly made from "natural ingredients".
A NATIONWIDE safety alert is being issued after a "highly disturbing" spate of fires caused by exploding e-cigarette chargers.
Following recent fire incidents involving e-cigarettes, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) issued a safety alert recommending all airline operators to ensure e-cigarettes (also called personal vaporizers or electronic nicotine delivery) be carried by passengers exclusively in the cabin of the aircraft and not in checked baggage.
IMPORTED children's dolls have sparked a safety alert over fears children could choke on them.
This prompted the Royal College of Physicians and NHS England to issue a patient safety alert.

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