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FDA Warning: Weight Loss Drug Belviq May Increase Cancer Risk

A recent clinical trial assessing the safety of weight-loss drugs Belviq and Belviq XR (lorcaserin) has led to the FDA issuing a public alert, warning that the drug may contribute to cancer risk.“At…

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FDA: More high blood pressure medications recalled due to cancer risk

Another drug has been added to a recall for medication used to treat high blood pressure. Torrent Pharmaceuticals Limited is recalling several batches of Losartan Potassium tablets, the FDA…

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FDA Says Breast Density Must Be Reported to Women During Mammograms

Women with dense breasts who get mammograms must be told of their higher risk for breast cancer under new rules proposed Wednesday by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. The FDA would also…

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