Signs & Symptoms of Valsartan Toxicity

November 15, 2019 | Firm News

Recalls of several types of generic Valsartan have been issued by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), due to a manufacturing impurity. Originally intended as a solution for high blood pressure, batches of the drug contaminated with N-nitrosodimethylamine (NDMA), are allegedly increasing the risk of cancer. Patients suffering signs and symptoms of Valsartan toxicity are… read more

Understanding the Health Dangers of Juuling and Vaping

November 11, 2019 | Firm News

Vaping or “Juuling” may have seemed like an alternative solution to traditional smoking, however, a recent outbreak of vaping-related lung disease and deaths has people reconsidering. To date, there have been more than 2,000 cases of severe lung illness and 42 people have lost their lives throughout the U.S., due to e-cigarette use. Multiple brands… read more

Truvada: The Impact on HIV-Infected Teen and Youth

October 21, 2019 | Firm News

There are boys under the age of 18 being diagnosed with HIV every 30 hours in the U.S. In hopes of preventing HIV infection in at-risk teens and youth, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved taking Truvada (emtricitabine 200 mg/tenofovir disoproxil fumarate 300 mg) in May 2018, in addition to safer sex practices. For… read more