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U.S. FDA Jan 19
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The FDA issued three final guidances on compounding, intended to minimize public health risks while preserving access to these products for patients who have a medical need for them.
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U.S. FDA Jan 19
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The 2018 Compounding Policy Priorities Plan provides an overview of key priorities the FDA will pursue to implement DQSA and other provisions of federal law.
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U.S. FDA Jan 19
Compounded drugs can serve an important role for patients when their medical needs cannot be met by FDA-approved drugs. But they can pose a greater risk to patients. The Drug Quality & Security Act both protects patients and preserves access to lawfully-marketed compounded meds.
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Scott Gottlieb, M.D. Jan 19
We’re committed to helping greatly reduce U.S. smoking rates among both adults & youth. FDA’s comprehensive plan proposes lowering nicotine in combustible cigarettes to minimally or non-addictive levels:
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Scott Gottlieb, M.D. Jan 19
Despite progress over time, study shows 37+ million U.S. adults still smoked cigarettes in 2016. Cigarettes are engineered to be powerfully addictive, and cause the overwhelming amount of death/disease from tobacco:
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CDC Jan 18
Norovirus, a dreaded stomach bug, causes many people to become ill each year. Learn how to prevent infection.
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Scott Gottlieb, M.D. Jan 18
Today we outlined our “2018 Policy Work Plan” for how will continue to implement the new framework for the safe and effective oversight of compounded drugs; balancing access with consumer protection
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Scott Gottlieb, M.D. Jan 18
New FDA Guidance: Compounded Drug Products That Are Essentially Copies of Approved Drug Products Under FDCA 503B -
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U.S. FDA Jan 18
Today, reports more than 37 million adults smoke . Want to quit? Here are 4 tips that may help you quit successfully. .
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U.S. FDA Jan 18
FDA will now include “not-yet-classified” recalls of human drugs, foods & veterinary products in the weekly Enforcement Report. Historically, only recalls that have already been classified into one of 3 severity categories have been listed in the report.
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U.S. FDA Jan 18
As part of a larger effort to increase transparency, empower consumers, and enhance public health, the FDA is working to alert the public sooner whenever a product has been recalled.
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FDA FOOD Jan 18
Is it really 'FDA ’? See this guide on how FDA regulates products - what we do & don’t approve
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U.S. FDA Jan 17
. achieved its goals and met or exceeded all 2016-2017 strategic priorities. Building on that success, learn about CDRH’s priorities for 2018-2020, which will allow timely patient access to high-quality, safe, and effective medical devices.
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CDC Flu Jan 17
: Sick with ? Stay home for at least 24 hours after your fever is gone, except if you need medical care.
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U.S. FDA Jan 13
Hiland Dairy Announces Voluntary Recall Of Hiland Dairy Orange Juice And Tampico Citrus Punch
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U.S. FDA Jan 16
Bellisio Foods, Inc. Issues Allergy Alert Regarding Certain Michelina’s Fettuccine Alfredo Packages Due to Potential Presence of Undeclared Soy
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FDA Medical Countermeasures Initiative Jan 17
A PRV enables a product developer to potentially bring a product to market up to 4 months sooner than under standard review. The new PRV program aims to encourage development of important MCMs.
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Scott Gottlieb, M.D. Jan 17
Looking forward to testifying today before on . We released our Medical Countermeasure PRV guidance today to encourage development of important MCMs.
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Scott Gottlieb, M.D. Jan 16
My new statement on recent progress on IV Fluids -- Addressing concerns about saline shortage, esp. during this flu season, remains a high priority; we’re monitoring closely, taking swift action and making progress:
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Scott Gottlieb, M.D. Jan 16
FDA/DoD work plan outlines how the agency will provide extensive manufacturing and clinical advice to DoD for high-priority military medical products to support and protect our nation's troops:
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