Food And Drug Administration

The Fda Warns That 55 Hand Sanitizer Brands Are Toxic And Potentially Deadly

The FDA advises that 55 hand sanitizer brands contain methanol, also known as wood alcohol. Methanol is toxic and can cause severe complications when absorbed, including permanent blindness. When buying hand sanitizer, make sure that the product has...
Related topics: Alcohol, Blindness, Ophthalmology

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Why Osmotica Pharmaceuticals Jumped Today

On Thursday, Osmotica Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ: OSMT) -- a small-cap biopharmaceutical company -- announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) had approved Upneeq, a therapy the company developed for the treatment of acquired...
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White House Pushes Fda On Hydroxychloroquine Again

“White House trade adviser Peter Navarro is leading a Trump administration effort to demand the Food and Drug Administration reverse course and grant a second emergency authorization for the antimalarial drug hydroxychloroquine to treat...
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This Is The Good Coronavirus Vaccine News The World Needs Right Now

Coronavirus vaccine research is moving along well, with another candidate showing promising results at preventing the COVID-19 infection. Pfizer's CEO Albert Bourla said in an interview that the FDA could approve the BioNTech mRNA vaccine as soon as...
Related topics: Vaccines, Medical Research, Pfizer

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Obeticholic Acid For Nash: Revolution Or Just A Ripple?

With FDA approval likely by year's end, Drs Jason Kramer and Nancy Reau consider what obeticholic acid may mean for this increasingly prevalent disease. Medscape Gastroenterology

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It Was His Dream Job. He Never Thought He'd Be Told To Delete Data On Mmr, Autism And African...

That's the headline that never ran when CDC scientist William Thompson lamented his role in massaging MMR vaccine data on tape. And never will run as long as pharma controls our public  health and government agencies like CDC and FDA.  But there...
Related topics: Autism, African-American, Centers For Disease Control And Prevention, Vaccines

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Fda Approves Collagenase Clostridium Histolyticum–aaes

The drug is the first injectable treatment for cellulite to receive regulatory approval. FDA Approvals

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Death Halts 'off-the-shelf' Car-t Trial; Bp And Crc; Obesity Dulls Docetaxel?

(MedPage Today) -- FDA placed a clinical hold on the phase I MELANI-01 trial of UCARTCS1A -- an investigational "off-the-shelf" CAR T-cell therapy -- after a multiple myeloma patient died from cardiac arrest following treatment at the highest...
Related topics: Clinical Trials, Obesity

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Ban Menthol Cigarettes, Lower Smoking Rates?

THURSDAY, July 9, 2020 -- Want to make smoking less attractive to young people? Try taking menthol cigarettes off the market, a new analysis suggests. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration banned flavors in cigarettes in 2009 because flavors...
Related topics: Smoking

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Fda Approves Oral Treatment For Myelodysplastic Syndrome

WEDNESDAY, July 8, 2020 -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved Inqovi (decitabine and cedazuridine) tablets, an oral outpatient treatment option for patients with myelodysplastic syndromes and chronic myelomonocytic leukemia, the...
Related topics: Leukemia

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Controversial Alzheimer's Drug Heads To Fda

(MedPage Today) -- After a longer-than-expected wait, Biogen completed an FDA filing for its controversial Alzheimer's drug aducanumab, the company announced Wednesday. Biogen surprised the Alzheimer's disease community last October when it...
Related topics: Alzheimer's Disease

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Fda Warns More Hand Sanitizer Recalled Over Serious Risk

The FDA reported this week that more hand sanitizer has been recalled over the presence of a dangerous chemical that could, in a worst-case scenario, cause permanent injury to those who are exposed to it. This recall covers nearly 20,000 bottles of...

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Fda Official Casts Doubt On 'challenge Trials' For Covid Vaccine

A top FDA official overseeing vaccine approvals raised doubts Wednesday about the possibility of intentionally infecting people with the coronavirus to see whether vaccines work, saying that could represent “ethical heartburn” because there's...
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Rukobia Approved For Patients With Multidrug-resistant Hiv

TUESDAY, July 7, 2020 -- A new type of antiretroviral medication, Rukobia (fostemsavir), has been approved for people with HIV who have not had success with other therapies, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced Thursday. Rukobia, 600 mg...
Related topics: HIV, Virus

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Fda Says Iqos Tobacco Products Reduce Exposure To Harmful Chemicals Found In Cigarette Smoke

Three years after Philip Morris International (PMI) submitted a modified risk tobacco product application (MRTP) to the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its IQOS tobacco heating system, the agency has finally made a decision. On Tuesday, the...
Related topics: Smoking

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Fda Oks Oral Drug For Certain Blood Cancers

(MedPage Today) -- WASHINGTON -- The FDA on Tuesday approved an oral formulation of decitabine and cedazuridine (Inqovi) for adults with intermediate- and high-risk myelodysplastic syndromes (MDS) and chronic myelomonocytic leukemia (CMML)....
Related topics: Oral Cancer, Cancer, Oncology, Leukemia

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Heat-not-burn Cigarettes Win Coveted Marketing Claims

(MedPage Today) -- WASHINGTON -- Philip Morris's heat-not-burn IQOS cigarette product can now sport carefully worded label information hinting at reduced health risk but not claiming it directly. On Tuesday, the FDA announced it had OK'd labels...
Related topics: Marketing

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Drugmaker Says It Could Have Potential Coronavirus Treatment Ready By End Of Summer

Regeneron Pharmaceuticals is still conducting trials on its double-antibody cocktail for COVID-19, but the company will have a head start on distribution should the Food and Drug Administration grant an emergency use authorization for the potential...

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Newly Approved Covid-19 Test Promises Results In 15 Minutes For About $20

The Food and Drug Administration has granted emergency use approval for Becton Dickinson's COVID-19 antigen test, the New Jersey company said Monday. The test can be used by people with little laboratory training on a portable device about the size...

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Fda Oks First-in-class Hiv Therapy For Patients With Few Options

Fostemsavir (Rukobia) is indicated for heavily treatment-experienced patients living with multidrug-resistant HIV infection. FDA Approvals
Related topics: HIV, Virus

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