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A BI-WEEKLY PUBLICATION FROM THE CEDARS-SINAI CHIEF OF STAFF April 6, 2018 | Archived Issues

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Milestones

Do you know of a significant event in the life of a medical staff member? Please let us know, and we'll post these milestones in Medical Staff Pulse. Also, feel free to submit comments on milestones, and we'll post the comments in the next issue.

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FDA Warns Consumers About Diaper Rash Product

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is alerting consumers of a voluntary recall of a topical drug product Pasta De Lassar Andromaco zinc oxide diaper rash treatment. The product is made by Industria Farmacéutica Andrómaco, Toluca, Mexico, and distributed by MarcasUSA LLC, El Segundo, California.

FDA laboratory analysis confirmed that Pasta De Lassar Andromaco is contaminated with high levels of yeast, mold and bacteria. Consumers and caregivers should not use this product due to possible microbial contamination that may cause infections. The product should not be used, and it should be disposed of immediately.

The FDA has more information.