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Lawsuit Alleges Companies Sold Contaminated Blood Overseas

Several hemophiliacs have sued health care giant Bayer Corp. and other companies, claiming they knowingly sold HIV- and hepatitis C-contaminated blood products. The suit, filed in a San Francisco federal court, seeks class action status on behalf of ...

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Report: Documents Show Bayer Unit Sold HIV-Risky Blood-Clotting Medicine Abroad

A division of Bayer sold millions of dollars worth of a medicine that carried a high risk of spreading HIV to hemophiliac customers in Latin America and Asia, while selling a new, safer product in the European and US markets, reported the New York Ti...

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Counterfeit Procrit Alert

As part of the Food and Drug Administration's (FDA) ongoing efforts to investigate and address unscrupulous counterfeiting activities, FDA's Office of Criminal Investigation has uncovered the existence of contaminated counterfeit Procrit, also known ...

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Greater Prevalence of Anemia in Women and African Americans With HIV/AIDS in the HAART Era: A Study of 10,000 Patients

Greater Prevalence of Anemia in Women and African Americans With HIV/AIDS in the HAART Era: A Study of 10,000 Patients (Poster 475) Authored by T. Creagh, Clinical and Epidemiology Research, Atlanta, GA; D. Mildvan, Beth Israel Medical Ctr., Ne...

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Once-Weekly Epoetin Alfa Corrects Hemoglobin and Improves Quality of Life as Effectively as Three-Times Weekly Dosing in HIV-Positive Patients

Once-Weekly Epoetin Alfa Corrects Hemoglobin and Improves Quality of Life as Effectively as Three-Times Weekly Dosing in HIV-Positive Patients (ThPeB7381) Authored by H. Grossman, G. Leitz, P. BowersView the original abstract

Anemia, the most ...

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Important Drug Warning: Counterfeiting of Epogen

This is the re-typed text of a letter from Amgen. Contact the company for a copy of any referenced enclosures.

Dear Health Care Professional:

Amgen Inc. recently became aware of the existence in the U.S. of a counterfeit drug product labeled as EPO...

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Once-Weekly Dosing of 40,000 U Epoetin Alpha Is as Effective as Thrice-Weekly Dosing Among HIV-Positive Patients

Once-Weekly Dosing of 40,000 U Epoetin Alpha Is as Effective as Thrice-Weekly Dosing Among HIV-Positive Patients Abstract 254 Authored by H. Grossman (Columbia Univ. Coll. of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY), P. Bowers (Ortho Biotech ...

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Anemia Symposium Discusses Relationship With HIV, Cancer, Hepatitis C; Discusses Erythropoietin Use

Anemia and Survival in HIV Disease Presented by Jens Lundgren, M.D. Anemia in the Setting of HIV and Oncology Presented by Alexandra Levine, M.D. Anemia in Hepatitis C Virus Infection Presented by Mark Sulkowski, M.D. CNS Frontier...

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Anemia More Prevalent in Women and African Americans With HIV/AIDS

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Anemia More Prevalent in Women and African Americans with HIV/AIDS (Poster 319) Authored by Mildvan, D., Creagh, T.; Anemia Prevalence, Study Group; Beth Israel Medical Center, New York, NY; Clinical and...