The maker of several over-the-counter drugs, including Tylenol, Motrin and Benadryl, announced a broad-based recall of these and other drugs Friday after receiving complaints of an "unusual moldy, musty or mildew-like" odor.
Johnson and Johnson unit DePuy Orthopaedics, already in hot water with government regulators, issued a global recall Thursday of two hip aid systems after finding that more people than expected suffered pain which required additional surgery.
The maker of Benadryl and Tylenol has added five lots of the popular over-the-counter drugs to its growing list of recalled products, McNeil Consumer Healthcare announced Wednesday in a written statement.
Lawmakers have scheduled a hearing Thursday to look into the recall of popular pediatric medicines by drugmaker McNeil Consumer Healthcare, which has initiated four recalls of its products in the past seven months.
At their annual meeting last week, WellPoint shareholders just voted in "say on pay," over the company's objections, after losing similar votes in the prior two years. At Sprint Nextel, both the company and shareholders favored say on pay this year. At Qwest, shareholders sided with management and voted it down.
Texans receiver Andre Johnson and Titans running back Chris Johnson share much more than a last name. They are held in the same regard as arguably the league's best players at their respective positions. They are coming off monstrous seasons -- Chris Johnson leading the NFL in rushing with 2,006 yards and Andre Johnson leading the league in receiving with 1,569 yards. They are beloved by fans.
The makers of Tylenol are recalling 21 children's and infant's Tylenol liquid products manufactured between April 2008 and June 2008 from warehouses and retail stores as a safeguard against potential contamination.
Some research suggests that the risk of leg and lung blood clots may be higher for women who use the birth-control patch instead of the pill. The Food and Drug Administration said it updated the label on the Ortho Evra birth-control patch in January 2008 to reflect the results of one study that found women using the patch faced twice the risk of clots, compared with women on the pill. But a second study found no difference in risk between the two forms of birth control.
The Dow Jones industrial average finished in record territory for the fourth straight session Tuesday just below the 14,000 mark, which it earlier surpassed for the first time ever, on a tame inflation reading and several strong earnings reports.
The Dow Jones industrial average finished in record territory for the fourth straight session Tuesday and surpassed the 14,000 mark for the first time ever, on a tame inflation reading and several strong earnings reports.
A cure for lower back pain could be the next big business idea - at least that's what a panel of judges thought when they picked the winner of the University of Pennsylvania Wharton School's business plan competition Tuesday.
Stanford University Medical Center announced Tuesday it is joining a small group of academic medical centers in banning its physicians from accepting industry gifts of any size, including drug samples.