Ivermectin is primarily used as deworming drug in horses and other livestock but social media postings have led to an increased demand for the drug only rarely used in humans and never for COVID-19.
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The chief medical officers at area hospitals say they are faced with staff shortages and other pressures on overall capacity.
All students and employees of Bellarmine University are now required to be vaccinated against COVID-19, the school announced Monday.
The recall now includes another packaged salad product, which is already past the expiration date, according to the recall notice posted on the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) website.
Exposure to high levels of benzene causes cancer in humans, particularly blood cancer, including leukemia.
Lt. Gov. Jacqueline Coleman said she is hopeful families will take advantage and get vaccinated over the next few weeks.
A parent or guardian must give consent for anyone 12 to 17 to receive the vaccine.
The vaccine is expected to be approved for younger children next week in the U.S.
In March, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration inspected a facility in Indianapolis that bottles bamlanivimab, the antibody drug used to fight COVID-19.
Area doctors say this is exciting news, and signals that more kids could be vaccinated before the start of the next school year.