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Avandia restrictions to be modified

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JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

An FDA advisory panel is recommending relaxing restrictions on the diabetes drug, Avandia.

This after an analysis contradicted a study finding that the drug could cause heart problems. Experts haven't decided exactly how Avandia should be labeled.

Currently, it is rarely prescribed.

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