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Yes. The FDA has issued safety alerts about the use, and side effects of using, Avandia. In addition, the FDA has conducted long investigations into its safety.
FDA ALERT #1: 5/21/2007, updated 11/19/2007: The FDA added a new warning about the risk of myocardial ischemia to the boxed warning for Avandia, for treatment of Type 2 Diabetes.
FDA ALERT #2: 8/14/2007: The FDA issued important revisions to the full prescribing information (labeling) highlighting increased risks of congestive heart failure associated with rosiglitazone.
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