Blog Posts in January, 2013

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  • Total Hip Replacement | Metal Hip Implants

    Posted By The Maher Law Firm || 17-Jan-2013

    In it’s first use of power granted by Congress, the FDA (Food and Drug Administration) is intending to close a loophole in the 1976 federal law under which medical devices were first regulated. The FDA is proposing that “makers of artificial hips with all-metal components would have to prove the devices were safe and effective before they could continue selling existing ones or obtain ...
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  • GranuFlo and NaturaLyte Dialysis

    Posted By The Maher Law Firm || 15-Jan-2013

    Dialysis A process in which toxic waste is removed from the blood system by neutralizing acids that build up in the blood. Dialysis, in essence, replaces the function of the kidneys. During dialysis, a mixture called ‘dialysate’ is used to remove toxic waist from the blood system. Dialysate Dialysates combine ultra-pure water, bicarbonate concentrate, and acid concentrate. GranuFlo and ...
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  • Hepatitis C Drug Telaprevir or Incivek

    Posted By The Maher Law Firm || 3-Jan-2013

    Incivek (Telaprevir) is a prescription medication used with the medicines peginterferon alfa and ribavirin to treat chronic hepatitis C genotype 1 infection in adults. Incivek is co-developed by Vertex Pharmaceuticals and Johnson & Johnson and has been linked to fatal skin reactions. “Fatal cases of serious skin reactions have been reported in patients with progressive rash and systemic ...
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