ALFITAR

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  • Denominació comercial:
  • ALFITAR 0,006% solución tópica 50 ml
  • formulario farmacéutico:
  • Spray tópico
  • Vía de administración:
  • Tópica
  • Utilitza per:
  • Humans
  • Tipo de medicina:
  • medicament al·lopàtic

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  • última actualització:
  • 09-06-2018

Prospecte

ALFITAR 0,006% soluci

n t

pica 50 ml

brea de hulla

Indicacions

Medicament utilitzat per tractar la psoriasi (ANTIPSORI

SIC).

Consideracions

Renti's les mans abans i despr

s de cada aplicaci

Netegi i assequi b

la zona a tractar abans de cada aplicaci

loqui l'esprai a 10-15 cm de dist

ncia de la zona afectada, premi les vegades necess

ries per a

impregnar la zona i, a continuaci

, efectu

un lleuger massatge per a afavorir la penetraci

medicament.

Deixi aquest medicament en contacte amb la zona afectada entre 8 i 14 hores i, posteriorment, renti's

acuradament.

Vagi amb compte si ha de fer-lo servir a zones properes als ulls o mucoses (nas, llavis, genitals, etc.).

Segueixi estrictament la pauta indicada pel seu metge pel que fa a dosi i freq

眉猫

ncia d'administraci

Aquest medicament modifica l'acci

d'altres f

rmacs, NO prengui altres medicaments sense consultar

abans al seu metge o farmac

utic.

Amb aquest medicament la seva pell pot tornar-se m

s sensible al sol. Durant el tractament, eviti

l'exposici

perllongada als raigs solars i, si no pot evitar-ho, utilitzi crema protectora.

Informi immediatament el seu metge si est

embarassada o creu que pot estar-ho, aix

com si qued

s embarassada durant el tractament.

Avisi al seu metge si t

algun fill a qui estigui alletant.

Efectes adversos

Interrompi immediatament el tractament i AVISI al seu metge si durant el tractament apareix irritaci

nia.

Encara que no sigui freq

ent, aquest medicament pot produir acne.

Si not

s qualsevol altre s

mptoma que creu que pot ser causat per aquest medicament, digui-li-ho al

seu metge.

Posologia

Aplicar abans d'anar a dormir sobre la zona afectada.

VIA T

PICA.

21-11-2018

Risk for animal and human health related to the presence of dioxins and dioxin-like PCBs in feed and food

Risk for animal and human health related to the presence of dioxins and dioxin-like PCBs in feed and food

Published on: Tue, 20 Nov 2018 The European Commission asked EFSA for a scientific opinion on the risks for animal and human health related to the presence of dioxins (PCDD/Fs) and DL‐PCBs in feed and food. The data from experimental animal and epidemiological studies were reviewed and it was decided to base the human risk assessment on effects observed in humans and to use animal data as supportive evidence. The critical effect was on semen quality, following pre‐ and postnatal exposure. The critical s...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

6-11-2018

Duncan Hines Classic White, Classic Butter Golden, Signature Confetti and Classic Yellow Cake Mixes Recalled Due to Potential Presence of Salmonella

Duncan Hines Classic White, Classic Butter Golden, Signature Confetti and Classic Yellow Cake Mixes Recalled Due to Potential Presence of Salmonella

Conagra Brands is collaborating with health officials in connection with a positive finding of Salmonella in a retail sample of Duncan Hines Classic White cake mix that may be linked to a Salmonella outbreak that is currently being investigated by CDC and FDA. While it has not been definitively concluded that this product is linked to the outbreak and the investigation is still ongoing, Conagra has decided to voluntarily recall the specific Duncan Hines variety identified (Classic White) and three other ...

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

1-11-2018

Statement from FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D., on findings from the romaine lettuce E. coli O157:H7 outbreak investigation and FDA’s efforts to prevent future outbreaks

Statement from FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D., on findings from the romaine lettuce E. coli O157:H7 outbreak investigation and FDA’s efforts to prevent future outbreaks

Statement from FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D., on findings from the romaine lettuce E. coli O157:H7 outbreak investigation and FDA’s efforts to prevent future outbreaks

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

30-10-2018

Pest categorisation of Sternochetus mangiferae

Pest categorisation of Sternochetus mangiferae

Published on: Mon, 29 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0100 The European Commission requested EFSA to conduct a pest categorisation of Sternochetus mangiferae (Coleoptera: Curculionidae), a monophagous pest weevil whose larvae exclusively feed on mango seeds, whereas adults feed on mango foliage. S. mangiferae is a species with reliable methods available for identification. It is regulated in the EU by Council Directive 2000/29/EC where it is listed in Annex IIB as a harmful organism whose introduction into EU Protec...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

26-10-2018

Multi-country outbreak of Listeria monocytogenes sequence type 8 infections linked to consumption of salmon products

Multi-country outbreak of Listeria monocytogenes sequence type 8 infections linked to consumption of salmon products

Published on: Thu, 25 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 A multi-country outbreak of 12 listeriosis cases caused by Listeria monocytogenes sequence type (ST) 8 has been identified through whole genome sequencing (WGS) analysis in three EU/EEA countries: Denmark (6 cases), Germany (5) and France (1). Four of these cases have died due to or with the disease. It is likely that the extent of this outbreak has been underestimated since the outbreak was identified through sequencing and only a subset of the EU/EEA count...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

25-10-2018

Multi-country outbreak of Listeria monocytogenes linked to consumption of salmon products

Multi-country outbreak of Listeria monocytogenes linked to consumption of salmon products

Multi-country outbreak of Listeria monocytogenes linked to consumption of salmon products

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Press Releases & News Stories

17-10-2018

Clackamas Bakery Recalls Fred Meyer Bakery Angel Food Cake Bar Due to Undeclared Allergens

Clackamas Bakery Recalls Fred Meyer Bakery Angel Food Cake Bar Due to Undeclared Allergens

Clackamas Bakery has recalled Fred Meyer Bakery Angel Food Cake Bar (12 oz.) sold in its retail stores because the product may contain milk and soy not listed on the label. Clackamas Bakery initiated the recall when it was discovered that the Fred Meyer Bakery Angel Food Cake Bar label had been incorrectly applied to packages of cornbread.

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

28-9-2018

EQ3 recalls Arie Chair

EQ3 recalls Arie Chair

The weld of the metal mounting plate can fail, resulting in the chair's stem breaking off and the chair falling, which presents a fall hazard to consumers.

Health Canada

28-9-2018

Avian influenza overview May – August 2018

Avian influenza overview May – August 2018

Published on: Thu, 27 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 Between 16 May and 15 August 2018, three highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) A(H5N8) outbreaks in poultry establishments and three HPAI A(H5N6) outbreaks in wild birds were reported in Europe. Three low pathogenic avian influenza (LPAI) outbreaks were reported in three Member States. Few HPAI and LPAI bird cases have been detected in this period of the year, in accordance with the seasonal expected pattern of LPAI and HPAI. There is no evidence to date ...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

20-9-2018

Report of the third Joint Meeting of the ECDC's Food‐ and Waterborne Diseases and Zoonoses Network and of the EFSA's Zoonoses Monitoring Data Network

Report of the third Joint Meeting of the ECDC's Food‐ and Waterborne Diseases and Zoonoses Network and of the EFSA's Zoonoses Monitoring Data Network

Published on: Wed, 19 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 The third Joint Meeting of the ECDC's Food‐ and Waterborne Disease and Zoonoses Network and of the EFSA's Zoonoses Monitoring Data Network was held on 16 and 17 October 2017 in Parma. The meeting was constructed around the principle of ‘One health approach to collaborative response to foodborne disease outbreaks in EU/EEA’ and served as an opportunity for public health authorities and food safety/veterinary authorities to meet and exchange information on the...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

18-9-2018

Statement from FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D., on the FDA’s ongoing efforts to prevent foodborne outbreaks of <i>Cyclospora</i>

Statement from FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D., on the FDA’s ongoing efforts to prevent foodborne outbreaks of <i>Cyclospora</i>

he safety of the American food supply is one of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s highest priorities. A key part of our work in this space focuses on implementing the principles and measures of the FDA Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA). The actions directed by FSMA are designed to prevent foodborne illness and food safety problems from happening.

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

14-9-2018

Statement from Binita Ashar, M.D., of the FDA’s Center for Devices and Radiological Health on agency’s commitment to studying breast implant safety

Statement from Binita Ashar, M.D., of the FDA’s Center for Devices and Radiological Health on agency’s commitment to studying breast implant safety

FDA Statement on agency’s commitment to studying breast implant safety Short Title: FDA Statement on agency’s commitment to studying breast implant safety

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

11-9-2018

Risk assessment of antimicrobial resistance along the food chain through culture‐independent methodologies

Risk assessment of antimicrobial resistance along the food chain through culture‐independent methodologies

Published on: Mon, 27 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 Antimicrobial resistance (AMR) represents a major challenge for Public Health and the scientific community, and requires immediate and drastic solutions. Acquired resistance to certain antimicrobials is already widespread to such an extent that their efficacy in the treatment of certain life‐threatening infections is already compromised. To date, the emergence and spread of AMR has been attributed to the use, misuse or indiscriminate use of antibiotics as th...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

10-9-2018

FDA Investigating Multistate Outbreak of Salmonella Enteritidis Linked to Shell Eggs from Gravel Ridge Farms

FDA Investigating Multistate Outbreak of Salmonella Enteritidis Linked to Shell Eggs from Gravel Ridge Farms

Outbreak of Salmonella Enteritidis Linked to Shell Eggs

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

29-8-2018

Joint EFSA and ECDC 2018 workshop on preparedness for a multi‐national food safety/public health incident

Joint EFSA and ECDC 2018 workshop on preparedness for a multi‐national food safety/public health incident

Published on: Tue, 21 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 Abstract In May 2018, EFSA and ECDC co‐facilitated a workshop on preparedness for a multi‐national food safety/public health incident. The workshop, hosted at AGES in Vienna, was conceived to closely align with EFSA's Strategy 2020 commitment to prepare for future risk assessment challenges. EFSA, ECDC, AGES and BfR worked together closely to develop a workshop and associated training materials to be delivered over a 2.5‐day agenda. The workshop was attended...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

31-7-2018

ADM Animal Nutrition Recalls Mintrate® 36-15 Breed Right Cattle Tub - A specific lot of product may contain elevated levels of non-protein nitrogen, could harm cattle

ADM Animal Nutrition Recalls Mintrate® 36-15 Breed Right Cattle Tub - A specific lot of product may contain elevated levels of non-protein nitrogen, could harm cattle

ADM Animal Nutrition, a division of Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM), is recalling 200-pound tubs of Mintrate® 36-15 Breed Right Tub cattle feed, product number 54549AAA6H, because the product may contain elevated levels of non-protein nitrogen, which could be harmful to cattle. Excessive levels of non-protein nitrogen can be toxic to cattle and can cause muscle tremors (especially of face and ears), abdominal pain, bloat, frothy salivation, excessive urination, teeth grinding, incoordination, ...

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

30-7-2018

ANSES recommends that certain populations avoid the consumption of food supplements containing melatonin

ANSES recommends that certain populations avoid the consumption of food supplements containing melatonin

Under the national nutrivigilance scheme, reports of adverse effects likely to be associated with the consumption of food supplements containing melatonin have been brought to the attention of ANSES. A retrospective analysis of these reports, combined with the considerable level of consumption of this type of supplement, led ANSES to conduct an assessment of the potential health risks. In its Opinion of February 2018, the Agency highlighted the existence of populations and situations at risk, for which t...

France - Agence Nationale du Médicament Vétérinaire

26-7-2018

Multi country Salmonella Agona outbreak possibly linked to ready-to-eat food

Multi country Salmonella Agona outbreak possibly linked to ready-to-eat food

Multi country Salmonella Agona outbreak possibly linked to ready-to-eat food

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Press Releases & News Stories

24-7-2018

FDA approves magnetic device system for guiding sentinel lymph node biopsies in certain patients with breast cancer

FDA approves magnetic device system for guiding sentinel lymph node biopsies in certain patients with breast cancer

FDA approves magnetic device system for guiding sentinel lymph node biopsies in certain patients with breast cancer

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

18-7-2018

FDA Investigating Multistate Outbreak of Salmonella Sandiego Infections Linked to Hy-Vee Spring Pasta Salad

FDA Investigating Multistate Outbreak of Salmonella Sandiego Infections Linked to Hy-Vee Spring Pasta Salad

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration, along with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and state and local partners, is investigating a multi-state outbreak of Salmonella Sandiego illnesses linked to Spring Pasta Salad sold at Hy-Vee locations in Iowa, Illinois, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, South Dakota, and Wisconsin.

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

14-7-2018

FDA Investigates Multistate Outbreak of Cyclospora Illnesses Linked to Fresh Express Salad Mix Served at McDonald’s

FDA Investigates Multistate Outbreak of Cyclospora Illnesses Linked to Fresh Express Salad Mix Served at McDonald’s

The FDA confirms the presence of Cyclospora in Fresh Express salad mix through new laboratory method; Fresh Express recalls expired products containing romaine lettuce.

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

3-7-2018

Listeria monocytogenes: update on foodborne outbreak

Listeria monocytogenes: update on foodborne outbreak

Listeria monocytogenes: update on foodborne outbreak

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Press Releases & News Stories

29-6-2018

FDA approves novel device for treating breathing difficulty from severe emphysema

FDA approves novel device for treating breathing difficulty from severe emphysema

FDA approves novel device for treating breathing difficulty from severe emphysema

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

28-6-2018

Statement from FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D., on developments in the romaine outbreak investigation, recent outbreaks and the use of modern tools to advance food safety

Statement from FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D., on developments in the romaine outbreak investigation, recent outbreaks and the use of modern tools to advance food safety

Being able to identify outbreaks is key to being able to take quick action to prevent additional illnesses and find the source of the contamination. In recent years, the FDA and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) have advanced new tools that make it easier and faster to identify outbreaks of human illness and to link them back to the food source that is the culprit responsible for the illnesses. But our improved ability to spot outbreaks has also caused some to question whether we are e...

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

16-6-2018

Del Monte Fresh Produce N.A., Inc. Voluntarily Recalls Limited Quantity of Vegetable Trays in a Multistate Outbreak of Cyclospora Illnesses in Select Retailers in Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, and Wisconsin, Because of Possible Health Risk

Del Monte Fresh Produce N.A., Inc. Voluntarily Recalls Limited Quantity of Vegetable Trays in a Multistate Outbreak of Cyclospora Illnesses in Select Retailers in Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, and Wisconsin, Because of Possible Health Risk

Del Monte Fresh Produce N.A., Inc. ("Del Monte Fresh") announced today, the voluntary recall of a limited quantity of 6 oz., 12 oz. and 28 oz. vegetable trays containing fresh broccoli, cauliflower, celery sticks, carrots, and dill dip sold to select retailers in Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota and Wisconsin. Del Monte was notified by state agencies of the outbreak and its potential involvement.

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

16-6-2018

FDA Investigates Multistate Outbreak of Cyclospora illnesses linked to Del Monte Vegetable Trays

FDA Investigates Multistate Outbreak of Cyclospora illnesses linked to Del Monte Vegetable Trays

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) along with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and state and local officials have been investigating a cluster of cyclosporiasis illnesses associated with recalled Del Monte vegetable trays from Kwik Trip/Kwik Star locations in the United States.

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

15-6-2018

FDA Investigating Multistate Outbreak of Salmonella Mbandaka Infections Likely Linked to Kellogg’s Honey Smacks Cereal

FDA Investigating Multistate Outbreak of Salmonella Mbandaka Infections Likely Linked to Kellogg’s Honey Smacks Cereal

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration, along with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and state and local partners, are investigating a multistate outbreak of Salmonella Mbandaka illnesses that may be linked to Kellogg’s Honey Smacks cereal.

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

9-6-2018

FDA Investigating Multistate Outbreak of Salmonella Adelaide Infections Linked to Pre-Cut Melons

FDA Investigating Multistate Outbreak of Salmonella Adelaide Infections Linked to Pre-Cut Melons

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration, along with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and state and local partners, are investigating a multistate outbreak of Salmonella Adelaide illnesses that may be linked to cut melons.

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

30-5-2018

Statement from FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D., on federal preparedness and FDA’s response efforts to the Ebola virus outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo

Statement from FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D., on federal preparedness and FDA’s response efforts to the Ebola virus outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo

FDA committed to helping the people of the Democratic Republic of Congo effectively confront and end the current Ebola virus outbreak

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

29-5-2018

Under Armour Inc. recalls Yard Low DT and Highland Yard DT Cleats

Under Armour Inc. recalls Yard Low DT and Highland Yard DT Cleats

The Yard DT cleats are prone to splitting and/or breaking apart. If the Yard DT cleat were to crack or otherwise break while the user is trying to change directions while running, the user could sustain an injury.

Health Canada

18-5-2018

MindFrame Capture LP Revascularization Device by Medtronic: Class I Recall - Due to Wire Material That May Break or Separate During Use

MindFrame Capture LP Revascularization Device by Medtronic: Class I Recall - Due to Wire Material That May Break or Separate During Use

There is a risk of the delivery wire breaking or separating during use. The clot retriever could be left inside the patient's bloodstream, and this or the attempts made to retrieve the device, can lead to further complications including bleeding, additional blockage of blood vessels, more severe stroke symptoms, or death.

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

10-5-2018

Medline Remedy Essentials No-Rinse Cleansing Foam: Avoid Using - Multistate Outbreak of Burkholderia Cepacia Complex

Medline Remedy Essentials No-Rinse Cleansing Foam: Avoid Using - Multistate Outbreak of Burkholderia Cepacia Complex

CDC reports that there are 10 confirmed cases of infection caused by bacteria within the Burkholderia cepacia complex, also commonly called B. cepacia, in three states: California (2), Pennsylvania (7), and New Jersey (1). These patients were already hospitalized for acute conditions and acquired the infections while hospitalized. The infections have been linked to the Medline product, Remedy Essentials No-Rinse Cleansing Foam.

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

9-5-2018

FDA Investigates Multistate Outbreak of B. cepacia Complex Linked to Medline Remedy Essentials No-Rinse Cleansing Foam (FDA Announcement)

FDA Investigates Multistate Outbreak of B. cepacia Complex Linked to Medline Remedy Essentials No-Rinse Cleansing Foam (FDA Announcement)

FDA Investigates Multistate Outbreak of B. cepacia Complex Linked to Medline Remedy Essentials No-Rinse Cleansing Foam (FDA Announcement)

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

9-5-2018

Breast implants and anaplastic large cell lymphoma

Breast implants and anaplastic large cell lymphoma

Update on number of confirmed BIA-ALCL cases in Australia

Therapeutic Goods Administration - Australia

8-5-2018

What to Know When Buying or Using a Breast Pump

What to Know When Buying or Using a Breast Pump

Breast pumps are medical devices regulated by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. They can be used to extract milk, maintain or increase a woman's milk supply, and relieve engorged breasts (among other indications). But, to protect mothers and their babies, there are important safety considerations to know before using one.

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

6-4-2018

5 Things to Know About Breast Implants

5 Things to Know About Breast Implants

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration regulates breast implants as medical devices. Learn about the risks of these products, and consider this advice.

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

9-11-2018

Recent Ebola outbreaks in remote areas with limited resources can benefit from rapid diagnostic tools, and the issuance of today’s EUA is an important step in addressing these outbreaks.  http://go.usa.gov/xPvs4 pic.twitter.com/o2I1dYUQCx

Recent Ebola outbreaks in remote areas with limited resources can benefit from rapid diagnostic tools, and the issuance of today’s EUA is an important step in addressing these outbreaks. http://go.usa.gov/xPvs4 pic.twitter.com/o2I1dYUQCx

Recent Ebola outbreaks in remote areas with limited resources can benefit from rapid diagnostic tools, and the issuance of today’s EUA is an important step in addressing these outbreaks. http://go.usa.gov/xPvs4  pic.twitter.com/o2I1dYUQCx

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

30-10-2018

#DYK: Mammograms are still the best tool for breast cancer screening.  Check out @US_FDA’s information on the importance of choosing a certified mammography facility:  https://go.usa.gov/xPPpT  #MedicalDevice #BreastCancerAwarenessMonthpic.twitter.com/YaG

#DYK: Mammograms are still the best tool for breast cancer screening. Check out @US_FDA’s information on the importance of choosing a certified mammography facility: https://go.usa.gov/xPPpT  #MedicalDevice #BreastCancerAwarenessMonthpic.twitter.com/YaG

#DYK: Mammograms are still the best tool for breast cancer screening. Check out @US_FDA’s information on the importance of choosing a certified mammography facility: https://go.usa.gov/xPPpT  #MedicalDevice #BreastCancerAwarenessMonth pic.twitter.com/YaGqeGgrTH

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

26-10-2018

Men can also be diagnosed with breast cancer. Check out the @US_FDA’s information regarding breast cancer in men, available treatments and counseling options:  https://go.usa.gov/xPPpx  ) #MedicalDevice #BreastCancerAwarenessMonthpic.twitter.com/aZBjgCGsB

Men can also be diagnosed with breast cancer. Check out the @US_FDA’s information regarding breast cancer in men, available treatments and counseling options: https://go.usa.gov/xPPpx  ) #MedicalDevice #BreastCancerAwarenessMonthpic.twitter.com/aZBjgCGsB

Men can also be diagnosed with breast cancer. Check out the @US_FDA’s information regarding breast cancer in men, available treatments and counseling options: https://go.usa.gov/xPPpx  ) #MedicalDevice #BreastCancerAwarenessMonth pic.twitter.com/aZBjgCGsB1

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

24-10-2018

Stay informed of the most effective breast cancer screening options by checking out our consumer update warning against the use of thermography as mammogram substitute:  https://go.usa.gov/xPUA7  #FDA #MedicalDevice #BreastCancerAwarenessMonth

Stay informed of the most effective breast cancer screening options by checking out our consumer update warning against the use of thermography as mammogram substitute: https://go.usa.gov/xPUA7  #FDA #MedicalDevice #BreastCancerAwarenessMonth

Stay informed of the most effective breast cancer screening options by checking out our consumer update warning against the use of thermography as mammogram substitute: https://go.usa.gov/xPUA7  #FDA #MedicalDevice #BreastCancerAwarenessMonth

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

24-10-2018

It’s #BreastCancerAwarenessMonth and the @US_FDA is reminding patients and caregivers that thermography is not a substitute for mammograms.pic.twitter.com/XGJFHvut4x

It’s #BreastCancerAwarenessMonth and the @US_FDA is reminding patients and caregivers that thermography is not a substitute for mammograms.pic.twitter.com/XGJFHvut4x

It’s #BreastCancerAwarenessMonth and the @US_FDA is reminding patients and caregivers that thermography is not a substitute for mammograms. pic.twitter.com/XGJFHvut4x

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

21-10-2018

It’s concerning that many women who qualify for a mammogram don’t go for regular screening, in part due to common myths like mammograms “are painful” or “cause cancer.”  During this Breast Cancer Awareness month, I urge women to check the facts  https://g

It’s concerning that many women who qualify for a mammogram don’t go for regular screening, in part due to common myths like mammograms “are painful” or “cause cancer.” During this Breast Cancer Awareness month, I urge women to check the facts https://g

It’s concerning that many women who qualify for a mammogram don’t go for regular screening, in part due to common myths like mammograms “are painful” or “cause cancer.” During this Breast Cancer Awareness month, I urge women to check the facts https://go.usa.gov/xPnyD . pic.twitter.com/DGz5Xvquky

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

21-10-2018

We know that cancer is harder to find in women with dense breasts – some women may need other imaging tests. Breast density reporting is already required in some states. Expanding this nationwide will empower patients and providers to make more informed h

We know that cancer is harder to find in women with dense breasts – some women may need other imaging tests. Breast density reporting is already required in some states. Expanding this nationwide will empower patients and providers to make more informed h

We know that cancer is harder to find in women with dense breasts – some women may need other imaging tests. Breast density reporting is already required in some states. Expanding this nationwide will empower patients and providers to make more informed health decisions.

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

21-10-2018

We’re now moving to update/modernize our oversight to capitalize on a # of important advances, including the increased use of digital imaging, revised screening recommendations from the @CDCgov and need for uniform nation-wide breast density reporting  ht

We’re now moving to update/modernize our oversight to capitalize on a # of important advances, including the increased use of digital imaging, revised screening recommendations from the @CDCgov and need for uniform nation-wide breast density reporting ht

We’re now moving to update/modernize our oversight to capitalize on a # of important advances, including the increased use of digital imaging, revised screening recommendations from the @CDCgov and need for uniform nation-wide breast density reporting https://go.usa.gov/xPnyd .

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

21-10-2018

The MQSA was intended to address mammography quality concerns and it’s been a huge success. Image quality has improved, radiation dose has declined and equipment violations have all but disappeared. Today the 5-year breast cancer survival rate is 95%-99%,

The MQSA was intended to address mammography quality concerns and it’s been a huge success. Image quality has improved, radiation dose has declined and equipment violations have all but disappeared. Today the 5-year breast cancer survival rate is 95%-99%,

The MQSA was intended to address mammography quality concerns and it’s been a huge success. Image quality has improved, radiation dose has declined and equipment violations have all but disappeared. Today the 5-year breast cancer survival rate is 95%-99%, up from 84% in 1995.

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

21-10-2018

Also, while most of FDA’s women’s health initiatives are product specific, the #FDA plays an outsize role when it comes to mammography, which produces low-dose x-ray picture of the breast – an important tool to detect breast cancer in its early, most trea

Also, while most of FDA’s women’s health initiatives are product specific, the #FDA plays an outsize role when it comes to mammography, which produces low-dose x-ray picture of the breast – an important tool to detect breast cancer in its early, most trea

Also, while most of FDA’s women’s health initiatives are product specific, the #FDA plays an outsize role when it comes to mammography, which produces low-dose x-ray picture of the breast – an important tool to detect breast cancer in its early, most treatable stages. pic.twitter.com/aoYjsSEPrC

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

21-10-2018

Although I’ve been focusing on medical products, we're also advancing our food safety and nutrition work, such as our joint advice w/ EPA on making informed choices about eating fish for women who are pregnant, may become pregnant or are breastfeeding  ht

Although I’ve been focusing on medical products, we're also advancing our food safety and nutrition work, such as our joint advice w/ EPA on making informed choices about eating fish for women who are pregnant, may become pregnant or are breastfeeding ht

Although I’ve been focusing on medical products, we're also advancing our food safety and nutrition work, such as our joint advice w/ EPA on making informed choices about eating fish for women who are pregnant, may become pregnant or are breastfeeding https://go.usa.gov/xPnda . pic.twitter.com/nktV9BDAC3

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

18-10-2018

#FDA is committed to supporting women’s health. We know mammography is an important tool for detecting breast cancer in its early, most treatable stages and an excellent example of the meaningful and positive impact of medical device innovations

#FDA is committed to supporting women’s health. We know mammography is an important tool for detecting breast cancer in its early, most treatable stages and an excellent example of the meaningful and positive impact of medical device innovations

#FDA is committed to supporting women’s health. We know mammography is an important tool for detecting breast cancer in its early, most treatable stages and an excellent example of the meaningful and positive impact of medical device innovations

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

18-10-2018

THREAD: #FDA’s forthcoming proposal to update and modernize our mammography oversight is meant to capitalize on a number of important advances, including the need for more uniform, nation-wide breast density reporting:  https://go.usa.gov/xPRAm pic.twitte

THREAD: #FDA’s forthcoming proposal to update and modernize our mammography oversight is meant to capitalize on a number of important advances, including the need for more uniform, nation-wide breast density reporting: https://go.usa.gov/xPRAm pic.twitte

THREAD: #FDA’s forthcoming proposal to update and modernize our mammography oversight is meant to capitalize on a number of important advances, including the need for more uniform, nation-wide breast density reporting: https://go.usa.gov/xPRAm  pic.twitter.com/8cUIqr8l6x

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

17-10-2018

Mark Your Calendars: October 21 is Pink Ribbon Sunday! Wear pink to raise awareness about breast cancer and the value of mammograms:   http://go.usa.gov/xPkDE pic.twitter.com/IdHFDQ7dAW

Mark Your Calendars: October 21 is Pink Ribbon Sunday! Wear pink to raise awareness about breast cancer and the value of mammograms: http://go.usa.gov/xPkDE pic.twitter.com/IdHFDQ7dAW

Mark Your Calendars: October 21 is Pink Ribbon Sunday! Wear pink to raise awareness about breast cancer and the value of mammograms: http://go.usa.gov/xPkDE  pic.twitter.com/IdHFDQ7dAW

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

16-10-2018

#FDAapproves new drug for the treatment of breast cancer with certain gene mutations for adults:  https://go.usa.gov/xPNnH .pic.twitter.com/5mo0xuGCcK

#FDAapproves new drug for the treatment of breast cancer with certain gene mutations for adults: https://go.usa.gov/xPNnH .pic.twitter.com/5mo0xuGCcK

#FDAapproves new drug for the treatment of breast cancer with certain gene mutations for adults: https://go.usa.gov/xPNnH . pic.twitter.com/5mo0xuGCcK

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

13-10-2018

Get the facts about digital mammography:  https://go.usa.gov/xPkG7   BCAM18 #BreastCancer

Get the facts about digital mammography: https://go.usa.gov/xPkG7  BCAM18 #BreastCancer

Get the facts about digital mammography: https://go.usa.gov/xPkG7  BCAM18 #BreastCancer

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

26-9-2018

Today, the National Breast Implant Registry opened. This new registry, a collaboration between @ASPSMembers, implant manufacturers and #FDA, provides an important new platform for evaluating real world data on the safety and performance of breast implants

Today, the National Breast Implant Registry opened. This new registry, a collaboration between @ASPSMembers, implant manufacturers and #FDA, provides an important new platform for evaluating real world data on the safety and performance of breast implants

Today, the National Breast Implant Registry opened. This new registry, a collaboration between @ASPSMembers, implant manufacturers and #FDA, provides an important new platform for evaluating real world data on the safety and performance of breast implants https://bit.ly/2OU7wKX 

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

14-9-2018

#FDA's Dr. Binita Ashar provides a statement on continuing the agency’s commitment to studying breast implant safety. To read the statement, click the link:  https://go.usa.gov/xPg4C  #MedicalDevices

#FDA's Dr. Binita Ashar provides a statement on continuing the agency’s commitment to studying breast implant safety. To read the statement, click the link: https://go.usa.gov/xPg4C  #MedicalDevices

#FDA's Dr. Binita Ashar provides a statement on continuing the agency’s commitment to studying breast implant safety. To read the statement, click the link: https://go.usa.gov/xPg4C  #MedicalDevices

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

7-9-2018

Consumer story: Georgia and breast implant associated cancer

Consumer story: Georgia and breast implant associated cancer

Learn how to spot the warning signs for breast implant associated cancer in our new consumer story

Therapeutic Goods Administration - Australia

22-7-2018

We’re exploring ways to use umbrella regulation or seek authority to address new risks faster. We're pursuing ways to spur innovation in safer devices; creating a Breakthrough Devices-like path  https://bit.ly/2O43EqH  and providing streamlined paths for

We’re exploring ways to use umbrella regulation or seek authority to address new risks faster. We're pursuing ways to spur innovation in safer devices; creating a Breakthrough Devices-like path https://bit.ly/2O43EqH  and providing streamlined paths for

We’re exploring ways to use umbrella regulation or seek authority to address new risks faster. We're pursuing ways to spur innovation in safer devices; creating a Breakthrough Devices-like path https://bit.ly/2O43EqH  and providing streamlined paths for comparative safety claims pic.twitter.com/30wLydOAec

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

29-6-2018

FDA approves novel device for treating breathing difficulties associated with severe emphysema-  https://go.usa.gov/xUYXd  #FDA #MedicalDevice #COPDpic.twitter.com/do1EG38wMM

FDA approves novel device for treating breathing difficulties associated with severe emphysema- https://go.usa.gov/xUYXd  #FDA #MedicalDevice #COPDpic.twitter.com/do1EG38wMM

FDA approves novel device for treating breathing difficulties associated with severe emphysema- https://go.usa.gov/xUYXd  #FDA #MedicalDevice #COPD pic.twitter.com/do1EG38wMM

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration