|Anti-Seizure Drug Linked to Stevens Johnson Syndrome: FDA|
Washington, DC: On Tuesday, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) released its latest safety warning with regard to a medication and a potential link to Stevens Johnson Syndrome, the rare but debilitating skin condition that can be likened to ...
LawyersandSettlements.com - Thu, 05 Dec 2013 07:56
|Canadian agency reports rare, severe skin reactions to cancer drug|
Skin and Allergy News Digital Network - Wed, 04 Dec 2013 13:45
|FDA updates clobazam label to reflect risk of severe skin reactions|
Clinical Psychiatry News Digital Network - Tue, 03 Dec 2013 11:18
|Health Highlights: Dec. 4, 2013|
U.S. News & World Report - Tue, 03 Dec 2013 11:18
|Anti-Seizure Drug Onfi Linked to Possibly Fatal Skin Reactions|
The serious skin reactions, Stevens-Johnson syndrome (SJS) and toxic epidermal necrolysis (TEN), can occur at any time during treatment, but are more likely to happen during the first 8 weeks or when treatment is discontinued and restarted. All cases ...
Monthly Prescribing Reference - Tue, 03 Dec 2013 08:41
|Severe skin reactions reported with oral chemotherapy Xeloda|
Rare cases of severe cutaneous reactions, including Stevens-Johnson syndrome (SJS) and toxic epidermal necrolysis (TEN), with some cases fatal, were reported for capecitabine (Xeloda) treatment, according to a press release. If patients exhibit signs ...
Healio - Wed, 04 Dec 2013 07:55
|Cancer drug Xeloda linked to severe skin reactions|
Bangkok Post - Wed, 04 Dec 2013 19:11
|Health Canada Warns Xeloda Can Cause Severe Skin Reactions|
Drug Discovery & Development - Thu, 05 Dec 2013 07:56
|Clobazam (Onfi) Can Cause Serious Skin Reactions, FDA Warns|
The FDA said other benzodiazepines generally are not associated with serious skin reactions. For clobazam, the skin reactions to watch for are Stevens-Johnson syndrome (SJS) and toxic epidermal necrolysis (TEN). Patients taking clobazam can experience ...
Medscape - Tue, 03 Dec 2013 09:48
|Zithromax Side Effects: What Patients Don't Know, Won't Hurt Them?|
In its online prescribing information to doctors, Zithromax manufacturer Pfizer notes the rare potential for Zithromax reactions in some patients that can lead to Stevens Johnson Syndrome or toxic epidermal necrolysis, a more serious form of SJS ...
LawyersandSettlements.com - Wed, 20 Nov 2013 08:04
|Health Highlights: Dec. 3, 2013|
The skin reactions -- called Stevens-Johnson syndrome (SJS) and toxic epidermal necrolysis (TEN) -- can occur at any time during Onfi treatment. However, the risk of skin reactions is greater during the first 8 weeks of treatment or when a patient ...
HealthDay - Tue, 03 Dec 2013 07:18
|Anapol Schwartz Investigating Deadly Side Effects of Onfi|
The FDA is advising the public that Onfi can cause Stevens-Johnson Syndrome (SJS) and Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis (TENs) which are dangerous and severe skin conditions. Patients who suffered from these conditions while taking Onfi are encouraged to ...
PR Leap (press release) - Tue, 10 Dec 2013 00:03
|FDA warns that anti-seizure drug Onfi can cause serious skin reactions|
The FDA has approved changes to Onfi's drug label and patient medication guide that describe the skin reactions, Stevens-Johnson syndrome (SJS) and toxic epidermal necrolysis (TEN), which can occur anytime during treatment, according to the safety alert.
Healio - Tue, 03 Dec 2013 11:18