05/12/2016 - 9:41am

The Council for Responsible Nutrition on Wednesday initially stood up against this proposed pre-market approval requirement on dietary supplements being sold on U.S. military bases.

05/11/2016 - 10:38am

An Inc. story published Tuesday covered the story of how a small, entrepreneurial company took on the Food and Drug Administration, and won. In a ruling reversal, FDA has allowed KIND to once again promote its bars as "healthy." For Daniel Lubetzky, the founder and chief executive of KIND, the FDA's response showed the power a small business can have when it takes a stand against a large government agency. "What makes us entrepreneurs is that we are stubborn and don't take no for an answer," Lubetzky told Inc. "And when we believe in something, we don't stop until we achieve what's right." (Inc.

05/11/2016 - 10:20am

CRN noted that the additional rule would be duplicative of regulations already on the books.

05/11/2016 - 8:45am

A nonprescription drug user fee program would provide funding to supplement congressional non user-fee appropriations, and would support timely and efficient FDA review of ingredients in a monograph, agency says.

05/10/2016 - 9:24am

The FDA reversal follows a warning letter issued by the agency in March 2015, requesting removal of the word healthy from the back panel of four KIND wrappers and its web site.

05/03/2016 - 2:56pm

The news comes as the National Action Plan for Combating Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria (CARB) seeks to reduce the number of antibiotic prescriptions by 15% by 2020.

05/03/2016 - 10:52am

Patient advocate and community pharmacy champion Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers, R-Wash., will serve as the featured speaker at this year's opening lunch on May 24.

05/02/2016 - 12:52pm

According to Veterans Affairs estimates, the price range for IUD costs to the military is $350 to $650 per device. Allergan will offer its IUD to the military treatment facilities and VA hospitals for $55.83.

04/29/2016 - 10:42am

Georgia is the last state in the southeast to adopt NPLEx, as all of its neighboring states – South Carolina, Florida, Alabama, Tennessee and North Carolina – adopted the system in previous years.