Postmarket Safety

Sun Pharma Recalls Two Drugs Due to Chemical Leaching

Sun Pharma is recalling more than 216,000 bottles of felodipine blood pressure tablets and the antidepressant imipramine because the varnish on labels is leaching a chemical into the containers. The news comes on the heels of a July recall of bupropion hydrochloride tablets made at Sun’s Halol, Gujarat, India, plant. Read More

House Panel Looking Into Blood Thinner’s Safety

Leaders of the House Energy & Commerce Committee are asking FDA Acting Commissioner Stephen Ostroff to explain what steps the agency is taking to address safety concerns around the blood thinner warfarin and its reference product, Coumadin. Read More