Many drugs are approved that aren’t all that effective in the “real world.” Why is the FDA approving drugs that don’t really work?
The pharma industry is pushing back on efforts by the FDA to restrain off-label promotion of drugs. Public health would be harmed if a new rule is changed.
President Trump has been making policy decisions that directly impact health care. Most of them are not good for patients.
With the FDA receiving the vast majority of its funding to regulate drugs from that very industry, that’s a dangerous conflict of interest that puts everyone’s health at risk.
Pharmaceutical companies are getting bolder with pushing off-label drug use to doctors, but will an upcoming meeting embolden the FDA to get tougher?
The next National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day is Oct. 19. Find out why it is important to get rid of unused drugs and how to dispose of them properly.