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Doctor insights on: Telaprevir Fda Approval

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Fda (Definition)

Stands for food & drug administration, agency that ...Read more


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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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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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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 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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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 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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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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Non-medicare prescription drug coverage better?

Non-medicare prescription drug coverage better?

Medicare: Plans are complicated & depend on your state. Best info. Is at www.Usmedicare.Com. ...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

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Non-medicare prescription drug coverage?

Non-medicare prescription drug coverage?

Non medicare rx plan: If you are on medicare there is no drug plan you can buy exept medicare part d.And if you are not on medicare only drug coverage available is if you have a medical insurance plan.No company sells just drug plan insurance. ...Read more

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A-fib, stroke prophylaxis: arixtra works diff from warfarin, no approval by fda & no studies establishing its effectiveness. How can it be acceptable?

A-fib, stroke prophylaxis: arixtra works diff from warfarin, no approval by fda & no studies establishing its effectiveness. How can it be acceptable?

Agree with you: Arixta is effective in for venous blood clots. It works faster than warfarin but has to be injected, so it is given temporarily. Sometimes it is selected bec of a Heparin allergy. For atrial fibrillation, there are 3 new pills (pradaxa, xarelto, eliquis) that can be used instead of warfarin. They are very attractive because they dont require monthly blood test monitoring. ...Read more

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Is the federal drug administration fda guilty of neglect for all these antiinglammatory drugs?

Is the federal drug administration fda guilty of neglect for all these antiinglammatory drugs?

All relative: Compared to other products that fda is not doing much to control, i would say people who worry about anti-inflammatories are barking up the wrong tree. Have you looked at the wild claims herbal supplements make on rows upon rows of store shelves recently? There are all kinds of joint, sex, brain, liver health promoting products. Are they as safe as anti-inflammatories? Fda has no data and no idea. ...Read more