First, a little reminder about taste. Our sensory system for taste is remarkably sensitive, made possible by our taste buds. Taste buds are each made up of taste receptor cells which bind to small molecules related to flavor. Through sensory nerves, the receptors relay the taste information to the brain and this allows us to discern five basic tastes (sweet, salty, bitter, sour, and umami/savory). See More
Daytrana Latest News
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Manufacturer Noven Therapeutics has issued a voluntary recall of three strengths of the Daytrana patch, a topical (used on the skin) ADHD treatment.
This is a class II recall, the most common type of recall, which means that there is a situation where use of the recalled medication may cause temporary or medically reversible adverse health consequences, but the likelihood of serious adverse effects is small. See More
The FDA has issued a warning for the Daytrana topical patch, used to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).
According to the FDA, the Daytrana patch can cause permanent loss of skin color, which is a skin condition also known as chemical leukoderma.
How does the Daytrana patch work?