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6 Tip-offs to Rip-offs: Don't Fall for Health Fraud Scams

Health fraud scams can do more than waste your money. They can cause serious injury or even death. Follow these simple tips to protect yourself against fraudulent health products.

Review Date: March 04, 2013

U.S. Food and Drug Administration

Coumadin and Vitamin K- (PDF)

The food you eat can affect how your medicine works. Learn about the interaction between Coumadin and vitamin K.

Review Date: January 29, 2013

NIH Office of Dietary Supplements - ODS

Possible Fracture Risk With Osteoporosis Drugs- (PDF)

If you are taking drugs known as bisphosphonates to treat osteoporosis, learn about a possible risk of a rare type of thigh bone (femoral) fracture issued by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA).

Review Date: October 06, 2012

U.S. Food and Drug Administration

Recalls, Market Withdrawals, & Safety Alerts - FDA

Find FDA alerts on food, drugs, animal health, biologics and medical devices and significant product actions over the last five years based on the extent of distribution and the degree of health risk.

Review Date: November 08, 2011

U.S. Food and Drug Administration