More ETHEX Generic Medicine Recalls

ETHEX Corporation has recalled more lots of generic medicines because some pills may be oversized.  In addition to previous recalls of morphine sulfate and dextroamphetamine, the new recall includes two cardiac drugs and additional lots and dosages of morphine and…  Read More

FDA: ETHEX Recalls Dextroamphetamine Sulfate 5mg Tablets

ETHEX Corporation has recalled three lots of dextroamphetamine sulfate 5mg tablets which may contain oversized pills and up to twice the dose of the drug. ETHEX discovered a small number of oversized tablets in lots that had not yet been…  Read More

Jalapeno Pepper Genetic Match for Salmonella Strain

The FDA announced yesterday, July 21, 2008, that they have traced the Salmonella SaintPaul strain that has caused a widespread outbreak of gastrointestinal illness in nearly 1,300 identified people in 43 states.  A sample of jalapeno pepper found in a…  Read More

Deaths from Salmonella Outbreak Continue to Rise

More than 810 cases of salmonella related to tomatoes have been reported to the FDA, according to the latest update on June 27th. Ninety-five people have been hospitalized.  Cases have been identified in 36 states and the District of Columbia. …  Read More

FDA Warns of Online Cancer Fraud

The FDA has developed a message for consumers warning them of fraudulent online cancer cures. They are frequently offered as dietary supplements or natural treatments. Medicines and devices intended to treat cancer must gain FDA approval before they are marketed.…  Read More

Ethex Recalls Additional Lots of Both 30 mg and 60 mg Morphine Tablets

Ethex Corporation has expanded their voluntary recall of morphine sulfate tablets to both 30 mg and 60 mg doses and additional lots of both doses.  We reported a previous recall of a single lot of 60 mg tablets on June…  Read More