• Nasacort can go OTC voted by FDA Panel

    A federal advisory panel has voted to allow triamcinolone acetonide (TAA) nasal spray (Nasacort, sanofi-aventis) to be switched from prescription to over-the-counter (OTC)…. Triamcinolone Nasal Spray Can Go OTC, FDA Panel Says http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/808768 The FDA Nonprescription Drugs Advisory committee voted to allow the steroid nasal spray to be sold without prescription, but only if the

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  • Ragweed Season!

    What is ragweed? It’s a weed that can grow almost anywhere but especially in the east and midwest of the United States. From August to November, ragweed blooms and releases pollen—a very fine powder also made by trees, grasses, and flowers. In many areas of the country, ragweed pollen levels are highest in mid-September. How

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  • Back to School is Around the Corner!

    Now is a great time to schedule your back to school appointment with Dr. Berlin. This is especially important if you have not been seen in the office in the past 6 months. You can bring any athletic forms and/or school medication permission forms needed for the new school year. This may include: Asthma Treatment

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