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  1. Xolair Gets 'Black Box' Warning

    The asthma drug Xolair has a new "black box" warning about severe, potentially life-threatening allergic reaction (anaphylaxis).

  2. Generic Lamisil Tablets, Cream Approved

    The FDA has OK'd the first generic versions of Lamisil tablets for nail fungus and over-the-counter Lamisil cream for athlete's foot.

  3. FDA OKs Computerized Pillbox

    The FDA has OK'd a computerized pill box called EMMA to dispense patients' prescription drugs at home and curb medication errors.

  4. Kellogg Cuts Junk-Food Pitch to Kids

    Kellogg announced it would scale back its marketing of unhealthy products to young children, a move observers praised as a step toward shifting American children toward healthier diets.

  5. FDA Panel Rejects Obesity Drug Zimulti

    A new weight loss drug designed for obese adults failed to win approval from an FDA advisory panel, mainly because of fears that it can lead to depression and suicidal thoughts in some patients.

  6. FDA OKs 'No-Period' Birth Control Pill

    The FDA has approved Lybrel, the first oral contraceptive designed to stop menstruation for an indefinite period of time.

  7. Diabetes Drug Avandia: Heart Risk?

    The diabetes drug Avandia may increase a person's risk of heart attack and death due to heart disease, a new study warns.

  8. FDA Panel Wants Anemia Drug Warnings

    An expert panel urged the FDA to further rein in doctors' use of drugs that stimulate red blood cells because of mounting evidence that the medications cause some patients to die early.

  9. FDA Approves 1st Parkinson's Patch

    The FDA has announced the approval of Neupro, the first skin patch designed to treat symptoms of early Parkinson's disease.

  10. FDA OKs New Wrinkle Filler Perlane

    The FDA has approved a new prescription wrinkle filler called Perlane.

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