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'Miracle' Young Blood Infusion Treatments Unproven, Potentially Harmful: FDA

Print this page TUESDAY, Feb. 19, 2019 — They’re often called “vampire” treatments, in which people undergo infusions of a young donor’s blood plasma to treat everything from aging to Alzheimer’s and multiple sclerosis. But these expensive “fountain of youth” therapies are unproven and potentially unsafe, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration warned on Tuesday.… Read More »

Tris Pharma recalls potentially harmful infants' ibuprofen

Tris Pharma is recalling three lots of an infants’ pain reliever it says contains potentially high levels of ibuprofen that could cause permanent kidney damage in some children. The recall comes after Tris was slapped this year with an FDA warning letter for its lack of urgency about investigating product failures. The New Jersey-based drugmaker… Read More »