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Statement from FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D. on new efforts to empower consumers by advancing access to nonprescription drugs

Tue, 2018-07-17 08:16
FDA describes innovative approaches to increase access to a broader selection of nonprescription drug products for consumers

FDA announces voluntary recall of several medicines containing valsartan following detection of an impurity

Fri, 2018-07-13 16:35
FDA is alerting the public about a voluntary recall of several drug products containing valsartan, used to treat high blood pressure and heart failure

FDA approves the first drug with an indication for treatment of smallpox

Fri, 2018-07-13 14:09
FDA today approved TPOXX (tecovirimat), the first drug with an indication for treatment of smallpox.

FDA warns of imposters sending consumers fake warning letters

Fri, 2018-07-13 09:25
FDA is warning consumers about criminals forging FDA warning letters to target individuals who tried to purchase medicines online or over the phone.

Statement by FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D., on formation of a new drug shortages task force and FDA’s efforts to advance long-term solutions to prevent shortages

Thu, 2018-07-12 12:12
FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D., on new drug shortages task force and work towards long-term solutions to prevent shortages

FDA expands its support for states to advance implementation of produce safety activities

Thu, 2018-07-12 09:46
FDA expands its support for states to advance implementation of produce safety activities

Statement from FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D. on agency’s efforts to advance development of gene therapies

Wed, 2018-07-11 09:23
Statement from FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D. on agency’s efforts to advance development of gene therapies, including three disease specific draft guidances

Federal judge enters consent decree against Minnesota dairy farm for drug residue violations

Tue, 2018-07-10 14:40
Federal judge enters consent decree against Minnesota dairy farm for drug residue violations

FDA updates warnings for fluoroquinolone antibiotics on risks of mental health and low blood sugar adverse reactions

Tue, 2018-07-10 14:28
FDA is requiring safety labeling changes for fluoroquinolones to strengthen the warnings about the risks of mental health side effects and serious blood sugar disturbances.

FDA takes action to support American military personnel by granting an authorization for freeze-dried plasma product to enable broader access while the agency works toward approval of the product

Tue, 2018-07-10 08:52
FDA granted an EUA to DOD to enable the emergency use of Pathogen-Reduced Leukocyte-Depleted Freeze-Dried Plasma (referred to as French FDP).

Statement by FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D., on balancing access to appropriate treatment for patients with chronic and end-of-life pain with need to take steps to stem misuse and abuse of opioids

Mon, 2018-07-09 09:46
FDA Commissioner statement on balancing access to appropriate treatment for patients with chronic and end-of-life pain with need to take steps to stem opioid misuse and abuse.

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