National Alert: Important Change on Heparin Labels

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06/21/13
The U.S. Pharmocapeial Convention (USP) recently updated the Heparin Sodium Injection and Heparin Flush Solution labels (including pre-filled heparin flush solution). The total amount of heparin per vial is now highlighted on the label instead of the typical amount of heparin per milliliter. The change in labeling has led to dangerous heparin overdoses and fatal medication errors.

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