FDA warns “Z-pack” (azithromycin) Antibiotics Could Lead to DEADLY HEART RHYTHMS for Some

Azithromycin, a commonly-prescribed antibiotic, may trigger a potentially deadly irregular heart rhythm for some patients, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) warned Tuesday. The antibiotic that’s sold as Zithromax, Zmax or sometimes referred to as a “Z-Pack” is prescribed to … Continue reading FDA warns “Z-pack” (azithromycin) Antibiotics Could Lead to DEADLY HEART RHYTHMS for Some

FDA Says Certain Antibiotics Could Rupture Main Artery

They’re certain antibiotics, known as fluoroquinolones. Popular brand names include Avelox, Cipro, and Levaquin. Now, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration says these antibiotics “can increase the occurrence of rare but serious events of ruptures or tears in the main artery … Continue reading FDA Says Certain Antibiotics Could Rupture Main Artery

Pharma Finding New Ways to Kill Us

It’s no longer just the side effects of their medicines. A new study found “excessively high” levels of antibiotic and antifungal drugs in water sources near a major drug production center in India where 50% of the country’s drug exports … Continue reading Pharma Finding New Ways to Kill Us