Food and Drug Administration

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Synonyms for Food and Drug Administration

a federal agency in the Department of Health and Human Services established to regulate the release of new foods and health-related products

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Chelsea Therapeutics (Nasdaq:CHTP), a biopharmaceutical company, has received approval to use Northera capsules (droxidopa) for the treatment of symptomatic neurogenic orthostatic hypotension, from the United States Food and Drug Administration, it was reported yesterday.
Food and Drug Administration (FDA), the legal difference between a cosmetic and a drug is determined by a product's intended use.
Indeed, an entire section in a recent US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) determination was written about the unreliability of Cox's testimony and these assertions, a finding made by both the FDA commissioner and an administrative law judge (5, 6).
And though a nonprescription form of the allergy drug ultimately depends on the Food and Drug Administration, Thousand Oaks-based WellPoint is advocating its approval.
The company has extensive modern manufacturing facilities and laboratories in Melbourne and is licensed by the Australian Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) and the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for production of active pharmaceutical ingredients.
The public outcry it produced led to two new laws that became the foundation of federal food and drug regulation, paving the way for today's Food and Drug Administration.
Food and Drug Administration (FDA), Center for Evaluation and Research, provides information on drugs that have been approved, as well as those undergoing the approval process.
The label must say: "This statement has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration.
The Food and Drug Administration has made American drugs and medical devices the envy of the world," wrote Bill Clinton in his introduction to the March National Performance Review proposal to "reinvent" the regulation of pharmaceutical products and medical devices.
Last week, the Environmental Protection Agency, the Food and Drug Administration, and the Agriculture Department told Congress how they intend to fulfill that promise.
And the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has finally cracked down on the generic drug industry.
Food and Drug Administration (FDA), today announced promotions of five current members of the executive team to more accurately reflect and focus the Company's commitment to its recently announced business strategy for near-term sales growth and profitability.
In response: We thank Dr Collignon for his comments regarding the human health impact after fluoroquinolone use in food animals (1) Similar conclusions concerning the human health consequence of using fiuoroquinolones in poultry in the United States were reached by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in a quantitative risk assessment in 2000 (1).
Sources: Food and Drug Administration and Health Canada.
Supreme Court ruled that the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) does not have the authority to regulate tobacco/nicotine products.
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