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ISMP Issues Warning on Dangerous Confusion between Bloxiverz and Vazculep

Tuesday, March 24, 2015   (0 Comments)
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The Institute for Safe Medication Practices (ISMP) is alerting hospitals, ambulatory surgical centers, and anesthesia professionals about the potential for dangerous mix-ups between two relatively new presentations of older medications, BLOXIVERZ (neostigmine injection) and VAZCULEP (phenylephrine injection).

In the past 3 months, ISMP has received 8 practitioner reports expressing concern about look-alike packaging of these two drugs.

Read the full alert from the National Medication Errors Reporting Program operated by ISMP,

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