The Over-the-Counter Drug
Safety, Innovation, and Reform Act, S.
Are over-the-counter drugs
purchased prior to 2011 still eligible?
The advocates also called for more staff and resources to review over-the-counter drugs
, as FDA currently has only 20 or so staff to monitor the market, which represents almost $32 billion in sales each year.
Wilder said parents often don't understand the unwitting role they play in their kids' under-the-radar use of over-the-counter drugs
Schering-Plough, suddenly less concerned about the "major health risks" it had cited earlier, asked the FDA tO make Claritin an over-the-counter drug
The Foundation has called for a ``traffic light system'' to be made mandatory on all over-the-counter drugs
, so that consumers know at a glance which ones pose a driving hazard.
You can liken it to side effects of a prescription drug--you don't know how it's going to interact with the over-the-counter drugs
you're taking" Colborn says.
For free samples of your favorite over-the-counter drugs
In contrast, over-the-counter drugs
can be sold at any type of commercial site.
are meant to be taken only for a short time.
Although it is not meant to substitute for a physician's advice, it does provide a wide range of information on over-the-counter drugs
and their uses.
Because aspirin is an ingredient in many over-the-counter drugs
, you may wish to purchase a pain reliever or other preparation that does not contain aspirin.
, have volunteered to provide similar sulfite warnings on their products (SN: 12/21&28/85, p.