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2011-01-13 08:30:00

Agency strategy caps maximum at 325 milligrams to reduce risk of liver toxicity SILVER SPRING, Md., Jan. 13, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S.

2011-01-13 00:00:41

The US Drug Watchdog says, "we do not think the millions of current US users of the pain pills Darvocet, Darvon, or the generic version propoxyphene are aware of the November 10th 2010 recall, nor do we think that most users now living with permanent heart damage, heart attacks, pacemakers, or other severe heart issues realize, these pain pills may have caused the heart problem." They say, "we just spoke with a woman on January 11th 2011, who just had her Darvocet prescription...

2011-01-11 00:00:42

The US Drug Watchdog is urging all US citizens to stop taking Darvocet, Darvon, or the generic version propoxyphene pain pills immediately.

2011-01-06 00:01:44

The US Drug Watchdog is becoming one of the best branded sources in the United States on the Darvocet & Darvon recalled pain pills, and the associated severe heart problems experienced by 1000's to perhaps 10,000's of US citizens.

2011-01-04 00:00:37

The US Drug Watchdog is saying, "we cannot even begin to say how big of a deal the Darvocet, or Darvon pain pill recalls are.

2010-12-29 00:01:19

The US Drug Watchdog is saying, "with 22 million users of Darvocet, Darvon, or their generic version propoxyphene, we will never know how many individuals died, because they were taking these pain pills. We think the number is in the 1000's, perhaps even more.

2010-12-28 00:00:36

The US Drug Watchdog is saying, "the Darvocet & Darvon pain pill recall has had very little, to no, national publicity, individuals may still be using these drugs, and these drugs have been associated with severe heart issues including, heart rhythm abnormalities, heart attacks, suicide, or even death." Used to treat mild to moderate pain, propoxyphene is sold by prescription under the brand names Darvon and Darvocet, a drug which also includes acetaminophen, and has been linked...

2010-12-25 06:30:00

New research suggests that more and more people are dying from abusing or misusing drugs, including both prescription and illegal drugs.

2010-12-23 00:00:53

The US Drug Watchdog is urging all US adult members of Facebook, or all social networks to post a message to their friends regarding the recalled pain pills Darvocet, and Darvon, out of fear many millions of US adults could still be using these drugs.

2010-12-22 05:30:00

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Dec. 22, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Cumberland Pharmaceuticals Inc. (Nasdaq: CPIX) announced today that it has received a Complete Response Letter from the U.S.

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