Even though the COVID-19 pandemic has been the center of attention, flu season is here. GHA recommends following the CDC guidelines and having a flu shot each year. GHA recommends washing your hands, social distancing, and wearing a mask when possible to avoid contracting illness.
FDA Releases Guidance for Compounding Fever-Reducing Products
As hospitals work to meet the demand for fever-reducing products for patients unable to swallow solid oral dosing forms, the FDA announced it has released guidance for outsourcing facilities compounding certain ibuprofen oral suspension products. The guidance is an effort to improve the supply of ibuprofen oral suspension products amid record high demand due to the surges of COVID-19, RSV and influenza patients that hospitals are treating.
Hospital-related Flu Press Releases