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Many prescription "cold and cough" meds being recalled
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Roy Benaroch, MD posted:
The FDA is taking steps to remove many unapproved prescription medicines from the market. These are mostly medications that claim to treat "cold and cough" symptoms, with no evidence that they're safe or effective. View the complete list through the link above.

The full FDA press release: http://www.fda.gov/ForConsumers/ConsumerUpdates/ucm244852.htm

WebMD's summary: http://www.webmd.com/cold-and-flu/news/20110302/fda-pulls-500-cold-medicines-from-market
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