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2548 Articles Matching "fda"

Are 'breakthrough' drugs as safe as other FDA-approved medicines?

Jul 18, 2018 , CNN Health
New research questions the quality of drugs given the "breakthrough therapy" designation by the US Food and Drug Administration. In late 2012, the FDA created this designation to speed the process for reviewing not-yet-approved experimental medicines intended to treat serious or life-threatening conditions....
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FDA plans to ease OTC approvals for some prescription drugs

Jul 18, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
The FDA is evaluating ways to make sure patients don't take an inappropriate over-the-counter drug. That could include adding information to the packaging label and offering online questionnaires to help people decide if a drug is right for...
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Illnesses Linked to Venezuela Crab Meat: FDA

Jul 17, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: Illnesses Linked to Venezuela Crab Meat: FDACategory: Health NewsCreated: 7/13/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 7/16/2018 12:00:00...
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FDA Approves TPOXX To Be The First Drug For Smallpox

Jul 17, 2018 , Forbes
"You have smallpox," are 3 words that you never want to hear. But having a treatment available like this one manufactured by SIGA Technologies is still quite...
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FDA Recalls Some Valsartan Drugs Due to Impurity

Jul 17, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: FDA Recalls Some Valsartan Drugs Due to ImpurityCategory: Health NewsCreated: 7/16/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 7/16/2018 12:00:00...
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FDA Recalls Some Valsartan Drugs Due to Impurity

Jul 17, 2018 , RxList
The FDA has announced a voluntary recall of several drugs that contain the heart drug valsartan because a possible carcinogen was found in the recalled...
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Illnesses Linked to Venezuela Crab Meat: FDA

Jul 17, 2018 , WebMD
Illnesses began between April 1 and July 3, with eight cases in Maryland, two in Louisiana and one each in Pennsylvania and the District of...
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FDA Recalls Some Valsartan Drugs Due to Impurity

Jul 17, 2018 , WebMD
The FDA is investigating how much NDMA is in the recalled products and is trying to find out the possible effects on patients who have been taking...
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FDA Recalls Some Valsartan Drugs Due to Impurity

Jul 17, 2018 , eMedicine Health
FDA Recalls Some Valsartan Drugs Due to...
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How Naloxone Could Be Sold Over-The-Counter

Jul 17, 2018 , Forbes
A regulatory framework is in place for additional prescription to over-the-counter switches where appropriate, including the opioid overdose antidote naloxone. It is up to sponsors to work with the FDA to deliver more switched...
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First Smallpox Drug Approved by FDA

Jul 17, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: First Smallpox Drug Approved by FDACategory: Health NewsCreated: 7/16/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 7/16/2018 12:00:00...
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FDA Approves Drug That Could Be Used To Treat Smallpox In Case Of A Bioterrorism Attack

Jul 17, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
Smallpox was eradicated decades ago but public health officials have feared the virus could be used in an attack against people born since then who haven't been vaccinated....
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FDA Approves TPOXX To Be The 1st Drug For Smallpox

Jul 16, 2018 , Forbes
"You have smallpox," are 3 words that you never want to hear. But having a treatment available like this one manufactured by SIGA Technologies is still quite...
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Where Are Your Crabs From? FDA Warns About 4 State Vibrio Bacteria Outbreak

Jul 15, 2018 , Forbes
Oh crab. Contaminated crab meat from Venezuela may be the source of a Vibrio parahaemolyticus outbreak that has so far affected 4 states. This is what to...
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FDA joins 22 countries' recall of common heart drug

Jul 14, 2018 , CNN Health
A common drug used to control blood pressure and help prevent heart failure was announced by the US Food and Drug Administration on Friday, a week after 22 other countries recalled it because the drug contains a chemical that poses a potential cancer risk....
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FDA approves first drug to treat smallpox

Jul 14, 2018 , CNN Health
The US Food and Drug Administration announced Friday its approval of the first drug to treat smallpox....
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Crab meat from Venezuela may be contaminated, FDA says

Jul 14, 2018 , CNN Health
The FDA is advising people to avoid eating fresh crab meat from Venezuela because of potential contamination by bacteria....
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FDA flags sale of recalled Kellogg's Honey Smacks cereal

Jul 13, 2018 , Reuters
The U.S. Food & Drug Administration said on Thursday recalled Kellogg Co Honey Smacks cereal was still being sold at retail outlets and warned consumers not to purchase the product....
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Drug shortages prompt FDA task force

Jul 13, 2018 , CNN Health
The US Food and Drug Administration is forming a Drug Shortages Task Force to look into the country's persistent drug shortages and find long-term solutions, according to a statement Thursday‚Ā† from the agency's commissioner, Dr. Scott Gottlieb....
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FDA to more aggressively tackle disruptive drug shortages

Jul 13, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
The Food and Drug Administration is forming a task force to find ways to improve the supply of crucial drugs. It's a new approach for the drug regulator, which has no control over...
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