over-the-counter drug


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over-the-counter drug

A therapeutic agent that does not require a prescription, which the FDA feels can be safely self-prescribed by non-physicians. Cf Prescription drug, Under-the-counter.
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Isakson and Caseys Over-the-Counter Drug Safety, Innovation, and Reform Act could also speed up the current years-long approval process for these medications.
HSA owners that paid for otherwise unreimbursed over-the-counter drug expense from before 2011 and after their HSA establishment date, can use an HSA to reimburse for those expenses.
APHA is urging lawmakers to make comprehensive reform of guidelines for over-the-counter drugs.
It's not clear whether that's legal," explains David Hilfiker, a project manager at the FDA's over-the-counter drugs division.
Pursuant to the agreement, The Emerson Group will provide strategy consulting, sales, distribution, logistics and account management services in support of SCOLR's new line of extended-release nutritional and over-the-counter drug products.
Over-the-counter drug use has grown from modest to startling proportions over the last 18 months, Hedrick said, noting that one in 10 kids have reported using cough medicine to get high.
We are all constantly reminded of possible airborne allergens by full-page newspaper ads, TV weather reports sponsored by prescription medication and over-the-counter drug companies and homeopathic herbs with strange-sounding names.
Herbal extracts, which barely registered among vitamin and over-the-counter drug makers five years ago, have become the category's fastest-growing segment.
a marketer and distributor of over-the-counter drug, household cleaning and personal care products.
If the rule then becomes final, over-the-counter drug manufacturers would be allowed two years to put the new labels on their products, an industry expense estimated at about $14 million.
NYSE: PBH), a marketer and distributor of well-recognized, branded consumer products in the personal care, over-the-counter drug, and household cleaning segments announced today that Frank P.
Prestige Brands Holdings is a marketer and distributor of brand name over-the-counter drug, household and personal care products sold throughout the U.

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