Zimmer Knee Attorneys Explain Knee Replacement Beginnings

As knee implant attorneys, we are blogging on the Zimmer NexGen knee replacement component which was the subject of an FDA recall . This is the first in a series of posts providing information regarding some of the Zimmer knee implant component parts. We hope these posts will be helpful to any knee replacement patient. Zimmer Knee Background On September 13, 2010, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Food and Drug Administration issued FDA Recall No. Z 2409 010 entitled "NexGen Complete Knee Solutions MIS Tibial Components, Locking Screw and Stem Extensions" recall notice. This recall notice can be found at the FDA … [Read more...]

DRUG ALERT : Ethex Corporation Recalls Overdosed Propafenone Tablets

As first reported on November 11th, there has been a Propafenone recall by the ETHEX Corporation because the pills may have been oversized, which could result in overdose of the drug Propafenone. Three different strengths were recalled, all of them Propafenone HCI tablets made by the ETHEX Corporation. They were 150mg, 225mg and 300mg pills from any of the following lots with expiration dates ranging from 6/2009 to 3/2011. Below are the recalled lot numbers: 150 mg - 73761, 78184, 79373, 81240, 81241, 81242, 83470, 84357, 90525, 90526 225 mg - 71720, 74831, 76014-15, 81243-45, 89731, 90527-29, 90657 300mg - 72834, 76016-18, 81246, 89092, … [Read more...]