Food and Drug Administration
Dr. Kathleen Campbell imagines a time when someone is exposed to hearing loss and can then go to the pharmacy to purchase a drug that would cure or eliminate it.
In a letter to the FDA, Ill. Attorney General Lisa Madigan called on the agency to impose the same age and advertising restrictions that exist for regular cigarettes.
“From 1969 to 2012, they found 107 cases of these skin issues,” Matt Pitlik with the St. Louis College of Pharmacy explains.
The Food and Drug Administration says menthol cigarettes likely pose a greater health risk than regular cigarettes.
The decision comes after a positive test for Salmonella on April 3. This is the latest in a series of recalls involving the company in the past year.
For the first time a new cataract lens will provide astigmatism correction and improve uncorrected vision at the same time.
Experts say this new pill, called Suvorexant, could become an important product for those with sleep issues.
Last year he asked the FDA to require them to disclose their ingredients. Now he’s asking the manufacturers not to market to children.
Contaminated food makes 48 million Americans sick every year and costs over $77 billion in aggregated economic costs.
The typical patient taking Zytiga survived five months longer than the patient taking a fake pill, or placebo.