If you take prescription opioid medications for your chronic pain, please read this alert.
The FDA is advising patients and health care professionals of a potential safety risk with opioids manufactured for Endo Pharmaceuticals by Novartis Consumer Health at their plant in Lincoln, Nebraska. Due to a problem with the packaging machinary, tablets of one type of medication may have been packaged with another medication.
The drugs involved are:
- Opana ER (oxymorphone hydrochloride)...