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Doctor insights on: Pirfenidone Fda Approval

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Is somnapure fda approved?

Is somnapure fda approved?

Somnapure: Somnapure is a nutritional supplement and therefore not regulated by the fda. ...Read more

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Is "Provigil" an FDA approved prescription drug?

Yes: Provigil is an FDA prescription drug used mostly for narcolepsy or excessive daytime sleepiness from other causes. http://www.accessdata.fda.gov/scripts/cder/drugsatfda/index.cfm?fuseaction=Search.DrugDetails ...Read more

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Does fda approved aromatase inhibitors in pediatrics?

Used no FDA approval: The FDA has not approved use of aromatase inhibitors (AI) in children. This has not prevented the use of AI for various endocrine issues in children. If you look at most medications used by Pediatricians, many are not "FDA approved." ...Read more

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Why is ivabradine not fda approved?

Ivabradine: From what i can find, the cost to the company making it in france to get it approved in the us would not be worth the investment for them so what i've read doubts it will be presented with appropriate data to the fda to consider. ...Read more

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Iloperidone is it officially approved by FDA?

Fanapt (iloperidone) approved Yes: FDA approved: Yes (First approved May 6th, 2009) Brand name: Fanapt Generic name: iloperidone Company: Vanda Pharmaceuticals Inc. Treatment for: Schizophrenia Fanapt (iloperidone) is a 5HT2/D2 antagonist (atypical) antipsychotic for the treatment of schizophrenia. ...Read more

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Does fda publish information on drug safety?

All the time: Yes, all the time. So does the cdc, the nih, and even the dea. Plus the manufacturers themselves are fairly exacting in their discussion of safety and side effects. ...Read more

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Is i-131 mibg approved by fda for neuroblastoma?

Is i-131 mibg approved by fda for  neuroblastoma?

No.: It seems to have proven efficacy. Fda approval is difficult to obtain, and is not necessary for access to this treatment. There will likely be more progress toward fda approval when there is more consistency in the timing, dosing and other treatments. But this treatment is readily available in several large pediatric centers, regardless of the lack of fda approval. ...Read more

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Is Lipozene fda approved is it safe?

No: Non-prescription medication does not require fda approval. No one knows if it's safe. And if it actually worked, why do the commercials state in small print "results not typical" under the skinny model who probably didn't use lipozene in the first place? ...Read more

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Does bisoprolol have fda approval in nyha class 4 heart failure?

Does bisoprolol have fda approval in nyha class 4 heart failure?

Beta blockers: Beta blockers are typically indicated in class IV chf, however, they may be contraindicated in acute decompensated systolic chf. ...Read more

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Is the sedative drug phenibut approved by the fda?

Is the sedative drug phenibut approved by the fda?

No: It is sold in the us as a "nutritional supplement" and is not approved by the fda for medical use. ...Read more

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Does fda approve all cosmetics sold in us?

Does fda approve all cosmetics sold in us?

FDA approved none: The fda regulates drugs, not cosmetics. Therefore, a cosmetic manufacturer can make any claim they want and can get away with it, true or not, as long as they don't make medical claims. ...Read more

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Which are some fda approved weight loss medicines?

Which are some fda approved weight loss medicines?

Weight loss medicine: There are actually 100 different medicines for blood pressure, 10 categories of medicines for diabetes, but very few fda approved medicines for weight loss. Really, only about 5 as of last summer. About 100 others are in different stages of fda trials. Orlistat is a medicine that blocks fat absorption. Belviq (lorcaserin) and Phentermine affect your appetite. None should be used without doctor supervision. ...Read more

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Why has domperidone not been approved by the fda?

Domperidone: " FDA's concern about the potential health risks associated with the use of domperidone in lactating women. These risks include cardiac arrhythmias, cardiac arrest, and sudden death." (https://www.nabp.net/news/domperidone-not-fda-approved-should-not-be-marketed-in-the-us-fda-stresses) ...Read more

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Does the fda require drug companies to publish all their research?

No: And that is a problem. Sometimes, a drug company can withhold research that is not beneficial to their product but not of a primary concern. However, that "minor" concern may later be important if scores of patients get an adverse event. ...Read more

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Why has pharmaceutical yohimbine been discontinued?

Why has pharmaceutical yohimbine been discontinued?

It hasn't been: I had not heard of this, and, as far as i can tell, pharmaceutical yohimbine, sold under the brand name yocon, has not been discontinued and should still be widely available. See http://www.Medicinenet.Com/yohimbine-oral/article.Htm. ...Read more

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What is the latest drug treatment approved by fda for cushing's syndrome?

What is the latest drug treatment approved by fda for cushing's syndrome?

Many: The treatment is usually surgical. The medicines used are:mifepristone, ketoconazole, metyrapone, mitotane, etomidate. All/any should be administered under expert guidance. ...Read more