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FDA warns companies selling illegal, unapproved kratom products marketed for opioid cessation, pain treatment and other medical uses

Tue, 2018-05-22 09:01
FDA warns companies selling illegal, unapproved kratom products marketed for opioid cessation, pain treatment and other medical uses

FDA approves new drug for patients with chronic liver disease who have low blood platelets and are undergoing a medical procedure

Mon, 2018-05-21 09:50
FDA approves Doptelet (avatrombopag) to treat thrombocytopenia in adults with chronic liver disease who are scheduled to undergo a medical procedure.

FDA approves novel preventive treatment for migraine

Thu, 2018-05-17 18:44
FDA approves Aimovig for the preventive treatment of migraine. Aimovig works by blocking the activity of a molecule that is involved in migraine attacks.

FDA requires additional e-cigarette makers to provide critical information so the agency can better examine youth use and product appeal, amid continued concerns around youth access to products

Thu, 2018-05-17 09:18
FDA continued to take important steps to address youth use of e-cigarettes by sending official requests for information to four e-cigarette makers requiring them to submit important documents to better understand the youth appeal.

FDA approves the first non-opioid treatment for management of opioid withdrawal symptoms in adults

Wed, 2018-05-16 15:23
FDA approved Lucemyra (lofexidine hydrochloride) for the mitigation of withdrawal symptoms to facilitate abrupt discontinuation of opioids in adults.

FDA approves first epoetin alfa biosimilar for the treatment of anemia

Tue, 2018-05-15 11:00
FDA approves Retacrit (epoetin alfa-epbx) as a biosimilar to Epogen/Procrit (epoetin alfa) for the treatment of anemia

FDA expands approval of Gilenya to treat multiple sclerosis in pediatric patients

Fri, 2018-05-11 15:32
FDA approves Gilenya (fingolimod) to treat multiple sclerosis MS in children age 10 and older. This is the first FDA approval of a drug to treat MS in pediatric patients

Statement from FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D., on the Trump Administration’s plan to lower drug prices

Fri, 2018-05-11 15:00
Statement from FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D., on the Trump Administration’s plan to lower drug prices

FDA warns more companies to stop misleading kids with e-liquids that resemble kid-friendly foods as part of Youth Tobacco Prevention Plan

Thu, 2018-05-10 09:18
FDA warns more companies to stop misleading kids with e-liquids that resemble kid-friendly foods as part of Youth Tobacco Prevention Plan

FDA seeks permanent injunctions against two stem cell clinics

Wed, 2018-05-09 16:37
FDA is seeking permanent injunctions to stop two stem cell clinics from marketing stem cell products without FDA approval

Declaración del Dr. Scott Gottlieb, MD, comisionado de la FDA, sobre los beneficios de la aprobación del etiquetado en los menús para la salud pública

Mon, 2018-05-07 15:50
beneficios de la aprobación del etiquetado en los menús para la salud pública

FDA permits marketing of new endoscopic device for treating gastrointestinal bleeding

Mon, 2018-05-07 12:39
FDA permits marketing of new endoscopic device for treating gastrointestinal bleeding

Statement from FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D., on the public health benefits from enactment of menu labeling

Mon, 2018-05-07 08:43
Statement from FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D., on the public health benefits from enactment of menu labeling

FDA approves new uses for two drugs administered together for the treatment of BRAF-positive anaplastic thyroid cancer

Fri, 2018-05-04 11:27
FDA approves Tafinlar (dabrafenib) and Mekinist (trametinib), administered together, for the treatment of anaplastic thyroid cancer

FDA, FTC take action against companies misleading kids with e-liquids that resemble children’s juice boxes, candies and cookies

Tue, 2018-05-01 09:29
FDA, FTC take action against companies misleading kids with e-liquids that resemble children’s juice boxes, candies and cookies

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