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FDA warns against unapproved ear drops for children

AAP SmartBrief | Jul 02, 2015

The FDA notified some drugmakers to stop selling prescription ear drops for children after the agency received reports of local allergic reactions of the ear, eye, face, mouth and neck. "Unapproved prescription otic [ear] drug products containing the following ingredients are covered by this action: benzocaine; benzocaine and antipyrine; benzocaine, antipyrine, and zinc acetate; benzocaine, chloroxylenol, and hydrocortisone; chloroxylenol and pramoxine; and chloroxylenol, pramoxine, and hydrocortisone," according to the FDA news release. HealthDay News (07/01)


Calif. governor signs school vaccination bill limiting exemptions

AAP SmartBrief | Jul 01, 2015

AAP updates guidelines on fighting childhood obesity

AAP SmartBrief | Jun 29, 2015

Preemies may benefit from umbilical cord milking, study finds

AAP SmartBrief | Jun 30, 2015

AAP lauds Supreme Court decision on gay marriage

AAP SmartBrief | Jun 29, 2015

Children, teens often treated with off-label antipsychotics for ADHD

AAP SmartBrief | Jul 02, 2015

AAP policy statement looks at value of telemedicine in pediatrics

AAP SmartBrief | Jun 30, 2015

Study: Children should be allowed to play with less parental monitoring

AAP SmartBrief | Jun 30, 2015

Recognize motor delays and their causes

AAP SmartBrief | Jul 02, 2015

Low birth weight infants at increased risk for adverse effects after vaccination

AAP SmartBrief | Jun 29, 2015


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