Many Parents Confused By Changes In Children's MedicineChanges to children's cold medicine may confuse some parents. Doctors and the FDA are warning parents to read the labels on liquid acetaminophen, or Tylenol, to avoid giving children the wrong dose.
J&J Recalls More Tylenol Extra Strength PillsJohnson & Johnson has announced another Tylenol recall due to a musty moldy odor linked to a trace chemical.
FDA Panel Backs Infant Doses For Children's TylenolFederal health experts said Wednesday that dosing instructions for children younger than 2 years old should be added to Children's Tylenol and similar products containing acetaminophen.
Drugmakers Discontinuing Acetaminophen Infant DropsJohnson & Johnson and other makers of cold and fever medications said Wednesday that they will discontinue infant drops of medicines containing acetaminophen.
Study: Aspirin May Lower Pancreatic Cancer RiskA new study suggests aspirin can actually help reduce the risk of pancreatic cancer. The American Association of Cancer Research describes the findings as "significant."
Report Says Parents Fret Too Much Over FeversFever phobia is rampant among parents of young children, according to a myth-busting American Academy of Pediatrics report that advises against treatment every time a kid's temperature inches up.
FDA Lowering Acetaminophen Amounts In Rx PainkillersFederal health regulators are limiting the amount of acetaminophen in Vicodin, Percocet and other prescription painkillers that have been linked to thousands of cases of liver damage each year.
Pfizer Recalls Lipitor Due To Moldy SmellDrugmaker Pfizer Inc. announced Friday it would recall 38,000 bottles of its blockbuster cholesterol drug Lipitor due to an unpleasant odor, the third recall this year related to the problem.
Johnson & Johnson Recalls Tylenol Caplets