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February 16, 2010. By Gordon Gibb.
Read [ The ETHEX / KV Pharma Recall: One Year Later ]
St. Louis. MO It has been a little over a year since ETHEX Corporation, a wholly owned subsidiary of KV Pharmaceutical, also known as KV Pharma, recalled a number of drugs due to the fact that the tablets were oversized, putting patients at risk of accidentally overdosing on prescribed medications.
April 28, 2009. By Heidi Turner.
Read [ ETHEX Patient Suspected of Deliberate Overdose ]
Tampa, FL Imagine taking your regular prescription for ETHEX corporation drugs and waking up in the hospital, only to be told that you had purposely suffered an ETHEX overdose. Imagine the shock and fear when you are told that you will have to stay in the hospital for observation because you could be a danger to yourself. Imagine trying to survive the ETHEX side effects while trying to figure out how you could possibly have followed your prescription properly only to suffer an overdose.
April 25, 2009. By Heidi Turner.
Read [ ETHEX Overdoses Can Cause Serious Complications ]
Richmond, VA Most of the consequences that people think of when they think of an ETHEX drug overdose are the normal ETHEX side effects. Those include the dizziness, the heart problems and the problems with blood pressure. But there could be further complications caused by reactions to ETHEX Corporation drugs. Problems that occur, for example, when an elderly woman passes out and is not found until the next day. Such complications can be life-threatening, or at the very least, life-altering.
April 9, 2009. By Heidi Turner.
Read [ ETHEX Drug Overdose "Frightening" ]
Suffolk, VA Patients rely on pharmaceutical companies to ensure that the medications they take are safe for consumption. That is what makes the recent ETHEX drug recall so scary. It took too long for the defects in the medications to be noticed, putting many people at risk of a drug overdose. Robert S says his wife, Linda, survived her ETHEX side effects, but months later she is still having a difficult time.
March 25, 2009. By Heidi Turner.
Read [ ETHEX Patient "Scared to Death" by Side Effects ]
Baltimore, MD Charlotte B. says she could tell that something was different about her ETHEX Corporation medications. She worries that she may have suffered an ETHEX drug overdose because of pills that had too much of their active ingredient. Charlotte says that her ETHEX side effects were terrible, and that she suffered for a long time. Like many other patients who took ETHEX drugs, she is now investigating a possible lawsuit against the maker of the medications that she thinks may have harmed her.
March 14, 2009. By Heidi Turner.
Read [ ETHEX Drug Recall Affects Thousands of Patients ]
Baltimore, MD If you heard about the recent ETHEX recall and breathed a sigh of relief because you thought it did not affect you, you may want to think again. The recall of ETHEX generic drugs has had wide-ranging implications for thousands of patients. Some patients experienced an ETHEX overdose while others are suffering because their medications are now in severe shortage. Meanwhile, questions are still being raised about the safety of ETHEX drugs.
February 23, 2009. By Heidi Turner.
Read [ ETHEX Drug Overdose "Like Going to Hell and Back Again" ]
York, SC Sandi I. is just one of many patients who say they suffered from a mix-up that led to an ETHEX drug overdose. Sandi was taking morphine, one of the drugs named in the recent ETHEX drug recall. Although Sandi survived her ordeal, she says she spent months with serious problems and wouldn't wish that experience on anyone.
February 8, 2009. By Gordon Gibb.
Read [ ETHEX Faces Another Recall Over Manufacturing Practices ]
Washington, DC A manufacturer with a prior incident for distributing products outside the bounds of good manufacturing practices is having to face the music again: More prescription prenatal and iron supplements made by ETHEX Corporation have been recalled over fear of ETHEX side effects and other concerns. In the past, ETHEX drug overdose has been an issue, although it is not clear what impact these products would have on consumers.
January 28, 2009. By Heidi Turner.
Read [ Symptoms from ETHEX Drugs "Out of Control" ]
Reston, VA Julie P. (not her real name) was taking Imdur, the brand name version of isosorbide mononitrate, for years before she began taking the generic version, made by ETHEX Corporation. Although she only took the generic medication for a few weeks, Julie began to suffer side effects from the drug almost immediately. Like many other patients, it is possible that Julie experienced an ETHEX drug overdose.
January 9, 2009. By Gordon Gibb.
Read [ More Trouble for Ethex Corporation, More Drugs Recalled ]
Rockville, MD The troubles continue for Ethex. Just weeks after the pharmaceutical manufacturer announced a recall of five generic drugs having the potential to be oversized, yet another generic drug in its roster has been put on the recall block for the exact same reason.