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As a means to ensuring the safety of sterile products, the Food and Drug Administration and the United States Pharmacopeia have provided strict guidelines for the testing of container closure systems.
In a letter to the commissioner of the U.S. Food & Drug Administration , Senator Dick Durbin has called for an investigation into energy drinks such as Monster Energy, Rockstar and Red Bull, which contain high levels of caffeine and "potentially dangerous ingredients," that are marketed to young people."
The statistics on prescription drug abuse in this country are staggering. One person dies every 19 minutes from prescription drug overdose partially because the US population has been flooded with prescription pain relievers.
Vehicles regularly rumble down a long gravel drive to the dairy farm. Day in and day out, the drivers enter the milk house and fill their glass jars from a 1,000-gallon tank.
Drug maker Wockhardt today said that two of its anti-infective drugs have received Qualified Infectious Disease Product status from the US health regulator.
When you buy a box of crackers labeled "natural," do you just assume they're organic? Don't.
The de novo classification process provides a potential pathway to Class I or Class II classification for medical devices for which general controls, or general and special controls, provide a reasonable assurance of safety and effectiveness, but for which there is no legally marketed predicate device.
Judge Marc T. Treadwell, of the United States District Court for the Middle District of Georgia has issued a permanent injunction against dietary supplement manufacturing company BioAnue Laboratories of Rochelle, GA and its owner/operators, Gloria and Kelly Raber, ordering them to stop illegally marketing its products as treatments for disease, and ... (more)
Raloxifene is a U.S. Food and Drug Administration -approved treatment for decreasing fracture risk in osteoporosis .
Beware of dietary supplements that claim to prevent, treat, or cure concussions and other traumatic brain injuries such as concussions, the Food and Drug Administration is warning.
An investigational new heart failure drug could be poised to change the face of cardiology based on Hot Line results presented today at ESC Congress 2014.
THE Food and Drug Administration announced Saturday the voluntary recall of particular batches of popular eye drop, Eye-Mo Red Eyes Formula.
The Grocery Manufacturers Association has decided to share its database on how food manufacturers use chemicals that are Generally Recognized As Safe with the US Food and Drug Administration, an initiative the trade group claims will "improve the process and increase transparency for making GRAS determinations of ingredients added to food."
France's state health institute, Inserm, is in talks with Guinea authorities on the first clinical trials of experimental Ebola therapies on patients ill with the virus in the West African country.
A 2014 file photo of an electronic cigarette, which have now been banned at Darien High School.
InnoPharma, Inc. today announced the approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for its Abbreviated New Drug Application for decitabine for injection, a generic version of Eisai Inc.'s DACOGEN.
Updated: Mon Sep 01, 2014 05:28 am
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