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FDA Expands List of Hand Sanitizers That Contain Toxic Methanol

  • The Food and Drug Administration has now issued warnings about 75 hand sanitizer products.
  • Officials say the products contain high levels of toxic methanol, which can cause blindness and even death if ingested.
  • Symptoms of methanol poisoning include nausea, dizziness, weakness, and visual disturbances.

The Whole Truth: Personalized Medicine

S1 E12: Personalized Medicine

The Whole Truth - Episode 12 "Personalized Medicine" with Dr. Wendy Askew, and Guest, Andy Ruiz

Produced by Four 17 Solutions

Hit by Coronavirus—and a 30% Holdback by the Payment Processor

More people are demanding refunds for things bought before the pandemic. PayPal, Square and others are trying to protect themselves, but it’s coming at the expense of businesses that use them. Stonegate Pharmacy

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Austin American Statesman Essential Challenges

Adjustments are also being made at Stonegate Pharmacy, a family owned business that operates in Austin and San Antonio.

Pharmacies are deemed essential during the outbreak, but Stonegate has seen the number of prescriptions it fills drop by a third, said Andy Ruiz, a company co-owner who works as the pharmacist at the Austin location.

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Understanding the Off-label CBD Formulations and Regimens to Maximisze Patient Outcomes: Texas Nurse Practitioner 32nd Annual Conference, September 26, 2020

Acute Treatment of Migraines: Algorithm.

Advanced Contemporary Compounding for Special Populations - Hospice / Pain Management / Wound Care

Advanced pharmacotherapy seminar “Adrenal and Pituitary Disorders"

Advanced pharmacotherapy seminar “Chronic Renal Disease"

Bone and Joint Disorders

Hydrocortisone Therapy for Patients with Septic Shock

Influenza & Pneumococcal Vaccination: Community Acquired Pneumonia a Role for Community Pharmacists to Improve Public Health

Male and Female Bioidentical Hormones for students, pharmacists, partners, and patient education seminars

Pain Management: Issues in community based pharmacy

Posaconazole or Fluconazole for Prophylaxis in Severe Graft-versus-Host Disease

Replacement Therapy: What’s Most Effective?

Treatment of Clozapine Refractory Schizophrenia and Schizoaffective Disorder

Treatment of Vertebral Osteomyelitis in Adults

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Tips to Prevent the Common Cold

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Coping with Winter Allergies

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Understanding Emergency Use Authorizations

Understanding Emergency Use Authorizations

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Flying to US: Negative COVID-19 Test Required

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New Dietary Guidelines: What You Need to Know

New Dietary Guidelines: What You Need to Know

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Generic for Common Hypoglycemia Rx Approved

Generic for Common Hypoglycemia Rx Approved

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How to Use Hand Sanitizer Safely

How to Use Hand Sanitizer Safely

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Another At-Home COVID-19 Test Gets Green Light

Another At-Home COVID-19 Test Gets Green Light

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued an emergency use authorization (EUA) for an at-home COVID-19 test. more

New Biosimilar Approved for Multiple Conditions

New Biosimilar Approved for Multiple Conditions

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new biosimilar to Rituxan (rituximab) to treat several serious conditions. more

Losing Weight: How Much and How Fast?

Losing Weight: How Much and How Fast?

When trying to lose weight, how much should you lose and how fast should you do it? more