Animal & Veterinary
Dear Doctor Letters
These pages contain safety information on products regulated by the FDA Center for Veterinary Medicine (CVM).
"Dear Doctor" Letters
Letters issued to veterinary medicine professionals by drug manufacturers alerting the professionals to important safety information.
Vetsulin Letter (Intervet/Schering-Plough Animal Health)
February 22, 2010
ProHeart®6, Fort Dodge Animal Health(PDF - 99KB)
June 5, 2008
Important Drug Information about ProHeart® 6
Fort Dodge Animal Health, September 13, 2004
Deramaxx(PDF - 137KB)
Novartis Animal Health US, December 22, 2003
ProHeart®6 (June 19, 2003)(PDF - 90KB)
Fort Dodge Animal Health, June 19, 2003
ProHeart®6 (July 22, 2002)(PDF - 35KB)
Fort Dodge Animal Health, July 22, 2002
Baytril®(PDF - 233KB)
Bayer Corporation, July 6, 2000
EtoGesic®(PDF - 21KB)
Tablets, Fort Dodge Animal Health, May 23, 2000
RIMADYL®(PDF - 36KB)
Pfizer, Inc., March 9, 2000
FDA Announces Limited Return of Heartworm Drug to U.S. Market
Updated information on the status of ProHeart 6.
Enforcement Reports Recalls & Withdrawals
Recalls are actions taken by a firm to remove a product from the market. Recalls may be conducted on a firm's own initiative, by FDA request, or by FDA order under statutory authority.
MedWatch: The FDA Safety Information and Adverse Event Reporting Program Find clinically important safety information and report serious problems with human medical products. Recalls.gov
To provide better service in alerting the American people to unsafe, hazardous or defective products, six federal agencies with vastly different jurisdictions have joined together to create www.recalls.gov -- a "one stop shop" for U.S. Government recalls.
Counterfeit Pesticide Products for Dogs and Cats EPA, in cooperation with its state and regional regulatory partners, is announcing the issuance of stop sale, use, and removal orders to retailers and other distributors of certain counterfeit pesticide products for control of fleas and ticks on dogs...