Drug and Cosmetic Act


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Federal Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act

a regulation in the United States which requires all drugs used in animals to be approved by the Food and Drug Administration.
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In addition, DUSA believes that certain actions of The Cosmetic Pharmacy go beyond the activities which are permitted under the Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act, and as a result, it has advised the U.
The injunction had originally been ordered pending final resolution of CollaGenex's challenge to the FDA's decision to classify Periostat(R) as an antibiotic, thereby denying CollaGenex the patent and exclusivity protection otherwise available under the Hatch Waxman amendments to the Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act.
CollaGenex also continues to challenge in the United States District Court for the District of Columbia the decision of the Food and Drug Administration ("FDA") to classify Periostat(R) as an antibiotic, and has sought to compel the FDA to accord CollaGenex patent and exclusivity protection under the Hatch Waxman amendments to the Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act.
Food and Drug Administration under section 505(b)(2) of the Federal Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act.
The application was submitted under the provisions of Section 505(b)(1) of the Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act.
The application was submitted under the provisions of Section 505(b)(2) of the Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act.
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