Video: Lock it Up: Medicine Safety in Your Home
Every year thousands of children are hospitalized and some die ‹ after taking medicine not meant for them. Teens share stolen prescription drugs at "pharm parties" and toddlers are tempted by colorful pills that look like candy. In this Consumer Update video, FDA pharmacist Connie Jung explains how you can prevent harm by locking your medicine up.
Chantix: Tips on How to Stop Smoking
Brief overview of the anti-smoking drug Chantix, how it works, and how to increase your chances for success.
Avoiding Drug Interactions
This FDA Consumer Update video provides helpful tips to avoid the three main types of interactions: drugs with food and beverages, drugs with dietary supplements, and drugs with other drugs.
Intracytoplasmic sperm injection
This animation shows the process of Intracytoplasmic sperm injection (ICSI), a procedure used to fertilize an egg cell outside of the body.
Diabetes mellitus - retinal conditions
This animation depicts changes to the retina resulting from diabetes mellitus.
This animation shows uric acid crystals moving to the big toe joint causing pain.
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