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2006-05-19 16:51:15

By Bill Berkrot NEW YORK (Reuters) - The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued a report on Friday that backed Bausch & Lomb Inc.'s decision to recall its ReNu with MoistureLoc contact lens solution, which has been linked to cases of a serious eye infection.

2006-05-19 14:35:00

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A report by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control backed the decision by Bausch & Lomb Inc. to recall its ReNu with MoistureLoc contact lens solution, which has been linked to dozens of cases of a serious eye infection, the company said on Friday.

2006-05-19 14:10:00

A report by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control backed the decision by Bausch & Lomb Inc. to recall its ReNu with MoistureLoc contact lens solution, which has been linked to cases of a serious eye infection, the company said on Friday.

2006-05-17 12:37:08

CHICAGO (Reuters) - Troubled eye products maker Bausch & Lomb Inc. said on Wednesday it had discussed initial case reports with U.S. regulators within days of receiving a report in February of an unusual spike of serious eye infections in Singapore. The U.S.

2006-05-17 13:00:00

Troubled eye products maker Bausch & Lomb Inc. said on Wednesday it had discussed initial case reports with U.S. regulators within days of receiving a report in February of an unusual spike of serious eye infections in Singapore.

2006-05-16 12:55:00

Bausch & Lomb Inc. failed to notify U.S. regulators about 35 serious bacterial infections reported in Singapore in users of its ReNu with MoistureLoc contact lens solution within 30 days, the Food and Drug Administration said in a report released on Tuesday.

2006-05-12 14:37:14

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. health officials have now confirmed 122 cases of a fungal infection that may be related to contact lens use, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Friday.

2006-05-12 14:35:00

U.S. health officials have now confirmed 122 cases of a fungal infection that may be related to contact lens use, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Friday.

2006-05-12 11:55:00

CHICAGO (Reuters) - An analyst survey of independent optometrists suggests that half of those polled are advising patients to avoid all of Bausch & Lomb Inc.'s ReNu contact lens solutions, Piper Jaffray said on Friday.

2006-05-09 14:27:27

CHICAGO (Reuters) - New data from U.S. health authorities released on Tuesday found that two-thirds of patients with a rare and potentially blinding fungal infection used a recalled contact lens solution made by Bausch & Lomb Inc., sending the company's shares lower. The U.S.


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alicorn
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.
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