Volume 22, Issue 14
Medication Safety Alert! July 13, 2017
In this week's issue:
- QuarterWatch™ (2016 Annual Report) Part I: Consumers at Risk from Drug Withdrawal Symptoms
- Patient ingested cardboard "tablets" in demonstration pack!
- Name mix-up: rifAMPin and rifapentine
- Elavil OTC Sleep - not a drug!
- Quarterly Action Agenda (April - June 2017)
The latest issue of ISMP’s QuarterWatch™ is an annual report that focuses on drugs and specific adverse events that affect large populations and involve substantial numbers of serious injuries reflected in 1.2 million reports submitted to the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Adverse Event...