FDA Drug Shortage Crisis
7 views | +0 today
Follow
FDA Drug Shortage Crisis
Drug shortages occur due to a variety of reasons, including manufacturing delays, quality control issues and the discontinuation of certain products. LGM Pharma supplies the following API's listed by the FDA as being in short supply, and clients can be assured of quality API products. If you are involved in research and development and in need of API's currently on the FDA Drug Shortage list contact LGM Pharma today.
Curated by LGM Pharma
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by LGM Pharma
Scoop.it!

Shortage of Acyclovir Leads to Dire Situation for Patients with Encephalitis - LGM Pharma Blog

Shortage of Acyclovir Leads to Dire Situation for Patients with Encephalitis - LGM Pharma Blog | FDA Drug Shortage Crisis | Scoop.it
The shortage of Acyclovir for compounding pharmacies has created an urgent need for both patients and practitioners.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by LGM Pharma
Scoop.it!

Drug Shortage Round-Up ~ Inside HSCA

Drug Shortage Round-Up ~ Inside HSCA | FDA Drug Shortage Crisis | Scoop.it
Despite some successes in the fight against shortages of critical prescription drugs, recent reports indicate that drug shortages continue to be a significant public health threat. The House Energy and Commerce Committee ...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by LGM Pharma
Scoop.it!

Drug Shortages Loom as Obamacare Commences - LGM Pharma Blog

Drug Shortages Loom as Obamacare Commences - LGM Pharma Blog | FDA Drug Shortage Crisis | Scoop.it
Drug shortages continue to worry healthcare industry workers, especially with the launch of Obamacare on October 1, 2013.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by LGM Pharma
Scoop.it!

Aminocaproic Acid Shortage Concerning for Surgical & Trauma Centers

Aminocaproic Acid Shortage Concerning for Surgical & Trauma Centers | FDA Drug Shortage Crisis | Scoop.it
Aminocaproic Acid is crucial for controlling bleeding when blood clots are broken down overly quickly, which occurs often after surgery,
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by LGM Pharma
Scoop.it!

Legislator Asks for FDA Evaluation of Several Novel Ideas to Solve Drug Shortage Crisis

The issue of drug shortages may have largely fallen off the media's radar, but it hasn't stopped being a problem for consumers. Now, in a letter to the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA), Rep. C.W.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by LGM Pharma
Scoop.it!

Drug shortages continue to pose patient safety risks | Press Releases | Premier, Inc.

Drug shortages continue to pose patient safety risks | Press Releases | Premier, Inc. (RT @PremierHA: 90% of #hospitals we surveyed experienced 1 drug shortage in last 6 mos.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by LGM Pharma
Scoop.it!

Fentanyl Shortage Creates a Painful Situation - LGM Pharma Blog

Fentanyl Shortage Creates a Painful Situation - LGM Pharma Blog | FDA Drug Shortage Crisis | Scoop.it
With all of the benefits of Fentanyl the shortage of this pain treatment will make caring for patients afflicted with pain quite a challenge.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by LGM Pharma
Scoop.it!

Shortage of Buprenorphine Affects Patients in Detoxification Programs

Shortage of Buprenorphine Affects Patients in Detoxification Programs | FDA Drug Shortage Crisis | Scoop.it
Buprenorphine is not only used for pain management, it is used to treat addiction to narcotic drugs through a rapid detoxification system.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by LGM Pharma
Scoop.it!

Cidofovir Shortage Affects HIV Patients with Cytomegalovirus Retinitis

Cidofovir Shortage Affects HIV Patients with Cytomegalovirus Retinitis | FDA Drug Shortage Crisis | Scoop.it
The current Cidofovir shortage is alarming for patients infected with the HIV virus as well as health professionals.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by LGM Pharma
Scoop.it!

State health officials watching Lyme Disease drug shortage

State health officials watching Lyme Disease drug shortage | FDA Drug Shortage Crisis | Scoop.it
Health officials in Wisconsin are watching for shortages of a drug used to treat Lyme disease. A shortage in the Twin Cities is causing prices to jump.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by LGM Pharma
Scoop.it!

Lack of Available Alteplase Strikes a Chord Across the Medical Community - LGM Pharma Blog

Lack of Available Alteplase Strikes a Chord Across the Medical Community - LGM Pharma Blog | FDA Drug Shortage Crisis | Scoop.it
With Alteplase now the only effectual, viable and approved option for remedying catheter occlusions, the drug shortage is frightening.
LGM Pharma's insight:

As the only FDA approved agent for treating catheter occlusions, the current shortage of Alteplase has professionals in the acute and critical care arena reeling.

As the only FDA approved agent for treating catheter occlusions, the current shortage of Alteplase has professionals in the acute and critical care arena reeling. - See more at: http://www.lgmpharma.com/blog/#sthash.EMAjCX1o.dpufAs the only FDA approved agent for treating catheter occlusions, the current shortage of Alteplase has professionals in the acute and critical care arena reeling. - See more at: http://www.lgmpharma.com/blog/#sthash.EMAjCX1o.dpufAs the only FDA approved agent for treating catheter occlusions, the current shortage of Alteplase has professionals in the acute and critical care arena reeling. - See more at: http://www.lgmpharma.com/blog/#sthash.EMAjCX1o.dpuf
more...
No comment yet.