Summit Medical Group - Health in the News - Drug Safety Updates Summit Medical Group brings you the latest news and updates on Drug Safety from HealthDay to help you and your family 'Live Well, Stay Well.' en-us 60 Drug Makers May Delay Reporting Patient Harms to FDA: Study Analysis found roughly 10 percent of cases were filed after 15-day deadline passed Mon, 27 Jul 2015 12:00:00 -0400 U.S. Health Officials Examine Pot-Linked Death in Colorado Experts aren't clear on cause, but undiagnosed mental illness might have played a part Thu, 23 Jul 2015 16:00:00 -0400 Antibiotic May Lower Effect of Some Blood Thinners Doctors should closely monitor patients who have to take these drugs together, expert says Tue, 21 Jul 2015 12:00:00 -0400 Back Pain and Depression Combo Lessens Pain Relief from Narcotic Painkillers People with mental health illness are also more at risk of drug misuse, study says Thu, 9 Jul 2015 14:00:00 -0400 Heroin Use on the Rise Among Women, Wealthier People, CDC Finds Prescription painkiller addiction often precedes use of street drug Tue, 7 Jul 2015 14:00:00 -0400 Pot 'Dabbing' Poses Risk of Serious Burns, Study Warns Fires and even explosions have been linked to this practice, experts say Mon, 15 Jun 2015 07:00:00 -0400 Synthetic Pot a Growing Danger, CDC Report Finds Calls to poison control centers jumped more than 300 percent from January to April Thu, 11 Jun 2015 16:00:00 -0400 More Young Children Exposed to Marijuana, Study Finds Kids younger than 3 may eat the drug when it's baked into brownies and cookies Tue, 9 Jun 2015 09:00:00 -0400 Resuming Blood Pressure Meds After Surgery Linked to Better Outcomes Study suggests delay in restarting drugs leads to more complications Thu, 4 Jun 2015 12:00:00 -0400 Risk to Baby From Antidepressant Use in Pregnancy Is Small, Study Says Newborn circulatory condition rate similar whether mom's depression was treated or not Tue, 2 Jun 2015 12:00:00 -0400 Secondhand Pot Smoke Can Give Bystanders Mild 'High' Experiment in unventilated room found some intoxication by those who weren't smoking marijuana Wed, 20 May 2015 07:00:00 -0400 It May Soon Be Possible to Easily 'Brew' Narcotics While breakthrough could benefit medicine, researchers warn of potential to create illegal drugs Mon, 18 May 2015 14:00:00 -0400 New Moms' Codeine Use Down Since Health Warnings In rare cases, a woman metabolizes the drug faster, getting too much into breast-milk Tue, 12 May 2015 12:00:00 -0400 Blood Thinner Warfarin May Pose Greater Bleeding Risk for Obese: Study But exact reason why isn't known, experts say Fri, 8 May 2015 16:00:00 -0400 New Synthetic Drug 'Flakka' Triggers Crazed Behaviors Use of chemical-cousin to 'bath salts' appears to be on the rise, experts say Thu, 16 Apr 2015 07:00:00 -0400