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December 9, 2018
U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Commissioner Scott Gottlieb issued guidance to streamline the development of generic versions of complex drugs delivered by transdermal and topical delivery systems (TDS).
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Health Care
May 16, 2018
By Heartland Staff
According to its mission statement, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is responsible for “advancing public health” by providing oversight to the drug development process.
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Health Care
May 29, 2019
Florida has joined Colorado, Missouri, Utah, Vermont, and West Virginia in attempting to save money on prescription drugs by importing them from another country.
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Health Care
March 6, 2019
93% of Voters Want FDA Reform to Allow Faster Approval of Prescription Drugs
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Health Care
March 23, 2015
By Sean Parnell
In a move that could lower prescription drug costs for some of the most expensive treatments on the market, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved for the first time a “biosimilar” for sale in the United States.
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Health Care
June 1, 2018
By Zachary Williams
The Trump administration has recently released a plan to target the price of prescription drugs by implementing free-market solutions to help bring down the cost of health care.
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Health Care
July 14, 2011
By Tabassum Rahmani
Internal disagreements among staffers at the U.S. Food and Drug Administration could be contributing to slowdowns in prescription drug approval and delays in reaching goals under the Prescription Drug User Fee Act, a new report finds.
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March 16, 2017
By Robert M. Califf, Margaret A. Hamburg, Mark B. McClellan, Andrew Von Eschenbach
Four former FDA commissioners wrote an open letter asking President Donald Trump to resist a policy of importing drugs from foreign countries.
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Health Care
March 9, 2018
A large majority of registered voters say Congress should prioritize reducing prescription drug prices, according to a poll commissioned by an independent national patient organization.
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April 10, 2017
By Jordan Finney
Importing drugs from foreign countries would import price controls from foreign governments and result in unsafe and ineffective treatments, experts say.
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Health Care
 

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