Re: [MOL] ** Labels hide diet drug mixture risk - U.S. research [03014] Medicine On Line


[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Re: [MOL] ** Labels hide diet drug mixture risk - U.S. research



Well Dear Lil,

Thank you for being there for all of us.

God Bless
marty

lillian jennings wrote:
> 
> Marty:  This is so important....thanks from someone who's been there.  Your
> friend, Lillian
> 
> Martin Auslander wrote:
> 
> > Good EVening My Friends,
> >
> > Thought this info my be of some benefit.
> >
> > God Bless
> >
> > marty auslander
> >
> > ** Labels hide diet drug mixture risk - U.S. research
> >
> > BOSTON (Reuters) - Outdated labeling hides a popular diet drug's
> >
> > dangerous side effects when combined with antidepressants such as
> >
> > Prozac or cold remedies like Sudafed, researchers said Friday. The
> >
> > diet drug phentermine - the "phen" in the now banned combination
> >
> > fen-phen - has been used in the U.S. since 1961 and remains on the
> >
> > market. It is widely prescribed to treat obesity. But the U.S. Food
> >
> > and Drug Administration has never updated the drug's warning label to
> >
> > include crucial information, according to researchers at the
> >
> > Massachusetts Institute of Technology and the Massachusetts College
> >
> > of Pharmacy. Phentermine blocks the body's ability to remove
> >
> > serotonin from the blood stream. See
> >
> > http://www.infobeat.com/stories/cgi/story.cgi?id=2555760684-8bb
> >
> > -------------------------
> > ------------------------------------------------------------------------
> > This is an automatically-generated notice.  If you'd like to be removed
> > from the mailing list, please visit the Medicine-On-Line Discussion Forum
> > at <http://www.meds.com/con_faq.html>, or send an email message to:
> > majordomo@lists.meds.com
> > with the subject line blank and the body of the message containing the line:
> > unsubscribe mol-cancer your-email-address
> > where the phrase your-email-address is replaced with your actual email
> > address.
> > ------------------------------------------------------------------------
> 
> ------------------------------------------------------------------------
> This is an automatically-generated notice.  If you'd like to be removed
> from the mailing list, please visit the Medicine-On-Line Discussion Forum
> at <http://www.meds.com/con_faq.html>, or send an email message to:
> majordomo@lists.meds.com
> with the subject line blank and the body of the message containing the line:
> unsubscribe mol-cancer your-email-address
> where the phrase your-email-address is replaced with your actual email
> address.
> ------------------------------------------------------------------------
------------------------------------------------------------------------
This is an automatically-generated notice.  If you'd like to be removed
from the mailing list, please visit the Medicine-On-Line Discussion Forum
at <http://www.meds.com/con_faq.html>, or send an email message to:
majordomo@lists.meds.com
with the subject line blank and the body of the message containing the line:
unsubscribe mol-cancer your-email-address
where the phrase your-email-address is replaced with your actual email
address.
------------------------------------------------------------------------