Tuesday , March 28 2017

Alerts

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OmniPod (Pod) Insulin Management System Recall

Insulet initiated a lot-specific voluntary recall of 40,846 boxes (10 Pods per box) of the OmniPod (Pod) Insulin Management System. This field corrective action is due to the possibility that some of the Pods from these lots may have a higher rate of failure than Insulet’s current manufacturing standards. For ...

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Cheer On Team Novo Nordisk

Tune in to watch Team Novo Nordisk compete at the USA Pro Challenge in Colorado from August 17-23. The race will air on Universal Sports daily and on NBC on Sunday (http://www.usaprocyclingchallenge.com/media-press/tv-coverage) and will stream online for free (http://www.cyclingnews.com/news/watch-the-usa-pro-challenge-live-online-for-free/).

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Medtronic Alerts FDA to Problem With Insulin Pumps

There is an issue with the bolus screen display. The wrong bolus amount may appear on the screen due to an error with the Bolus Wizard. The company is telling patients that blood glucose levels based on a bolus that is more than 12 minutes old should not be used ...

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FDA Panel Favors Approval of Alirocumab and Evolocumab for Hypercholesterolemia

FDA Panel Favors Approval of Alirocumab and Evolocumab for Hypercholesterolemia.  Two PCSK9 inhibitors have been recommended for approval. The agency will likely follow the advisory committee’s advice when it decides whether to approve the drugs, alirocumab (Praluent) from Sanofi SA and Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc., and evolocumab (Repatha) from Amgen Inc., for ...

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