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August 26, 2019

Look for New Shipping Boxes for Medications

Hemophilia of Georgia and Beacon pharmacies have changed their shipping packages for all medications except Amicar tablets and syrup and supplies. Please look for a new white box labeled with the word “PERISHABLE” in blue letters.

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July 26, 2019

What Is Healthcare Transition?

By Theresa Schaffer, LCSW, Director of Social Work

Health care transition is a period in life when young adults with a bleeding disorder transition from pediatric care to adult care. Although this transition may sound simple, there are actually many things a young adult should prepare for and understand at this stage of life.

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July 19, 2019

Voluntary Recall of KogenateĀ® FS Antihemophilic Factor

Bayer Voluntary Recall

By Leigh Carpenter, RPh, Director of Pharmacy

RECALL NOTICE: Bayer is voluntarily recalling two lots of Kogenate® FS antihemophilic factor (recombinant) 2000 IU vials in the United States to the patient level because the vials contain a different hemophilia treatment.

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July 15, 2019

Voluntary Recall of GRIPPERĀ® Needles

By Leigh Carpenter, RPh, Director of Pharmacy

RECALL NOTICE:  Smiths Medical has issued a voluntary recall of certain individually sold GRIPPER® Needles and GRIPPER® Needles within PORT-A-CATH® Trays because they may contain an occluded, or blocked, needle.

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Profilnine Recall

June 15, 2018

Grifols Biologicals Profilnine Recall

On June 14, 2018, the National Hemophilia Foundation issued a Medical Advisory. The Hemophilia of Georgia pharmacies did not distribute any of this product. Medical Advisory #424: has announced a recall of one lot of Profilnine.

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