Concerns with Heparin
MedSun: Newsletter #25, June 2008

The recent serious injuries and deaths associated with the use of potentially contaminated heparin are of great interest at this time. The following links contain information about the ongoing heparin issue.

Additional Information:

Heparin Sodium Injection. FDA Website. May 15, 2008.
http://www.fda.gov/Safety/MedWatch/SafetyInformation/SafetyAlertsforHumanMedicalProducts/ucm078977.htm

Heparin and Normal Saline Pre-Filled Flushes
http://www.fda.gov/Safety/MedWatch/SafetyInformation/SafetyAlertsforHumanMedicalProducts/ucm078971.htm


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