(Reuters) - The Trump administration on Thursday proposed changes to Medicare drug plans including limits on opioid prescriptions and rules aimed at reducing drug costs for seniors, such as requiring health insurers to pass on discounts to consumers.
Maybe we should start calling the president's Florida estate "Mar-a-Narco." Robert Mueller has some new material to work with as he continues his investigation of the Trump administration's ties to Russia. A new report shows that for...Show More Summary
Casa Sanchez Foods of Hayward, CA, is recalling its 9-ounce containers of “Real Guacamole” because testing by the Food and Drug Administration confirmed Listeria monocytogenes in a sample of the product. “The current manufacturing process of this product has been suspended while the FDA and the company continue to investigate the source of the issue,”... Continue Reading
A newly approved pill design lets doctors know the patient is taking the medication on schedule. It’s designed to pick up patterns rather than cover critical situations. The Food and Drug Administration approved the technology in Abilify MyCite, a drug used to treat schizophrenia and some bipolar disorder episodes. Show More Summary
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced today the authorization of MSK-IMPACT(tm) (which stands for integrated mutation profiling of actionable cancer targets), a high throughput, targeted-DNA-sequencing panel for somatic mutations. Show More Summary
(Reuters) - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Wednesday cleared for use an electrical nerve stimulator designed to reduce the symptoms of opioid withdrawal.
(Reuters) - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved on Wednesday a new treatment made by Ultragenyx Pharmaceutical Inc for a rare genetic disorder that can dramatically reduce life expectancy.
Authored by Mac Slavo via SHTFplan.com, The Food and Drug Administration has just approved a new pill with a digital sensor in it. It will “ensure” that patients who suffer from mental health issues take their medicine when they are told. Show More Summary
The era of digital pills is here. This week, for the first time ever, the US Food and Drug Administration approved a pill with sensors inside to inform doctors how often the drug was taken. More »
(Reuters) - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Tuesday waded once again into the hotly contested debate over the safety of kratom, a botanical substance that advocates say can help ease pain and reduce symptoms of opioid withdrawal, but which critics say can lead to addiction and death. Show More Summary
(Reuters) - Anglo-Swedish pharmaceutical firm AstraZeneca Plc on Tuesday said the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved its drug benralizumab, as an add-on treatment for patients with severe asthma aged 12 years and older.
The next time your doctor asks you to open up and say ahhhh, don’t be surprised if it’s so she can have you swallow a digital pill. The Food and Drug Administration has approved the first drug in the United States that comes with a digital ingestion tracking system. Show More Summary
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved a digital pill for the first time today, paving the way for other forms of connected medicine that could shape the future of healthcare. The newly approved pill is called Abilify MyCite,...Show More Summary
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued a first-of-its-kind approval on Monday, approving the first drug in the United States with a digital ingestion tracking system. The new pill, called Abilify MyCite, contains an ingestible sensor that can help patients (and their doctors and caregivers) keep track of whether they are taking their medication as…
A new pill that tells your doctor whether you're swallowing it or not has just been approved by the Food and Drug Administration. The pill – a new version of Abilify by Otsuka Pharmaceutical – will have a digestible sensor in it that will let a patch worn by the patient know when the pill is going down the hatch. Show More Summary
As part of the Trump administration’s plan to aggressively fight the nation’s opioid addiction crisis, the Food and Drug Administration(FDA) has also decided to go after an herbal supplement. This morning, the head of the governmentShow More Summary
The Food and Drug Administration has approved production of a pill that has a sensor inside it which will track how often you take the drug.
U.S. regulators have approved the first drug with a sensor that can track whether patients have taken their medicine. The Abilify pill was first approved by the Food and Drug Administration in 2002 to treat schizophrenia, and the sensor technology was approved for marketing in 2012. The FDA said...
(Reuters) - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration warned on Tuesday about the usage of kratom, citing reports of 36 deaths, and said there is no reliable evidence to support its use to treat opioid withdrawal symptoms.
(Reuters) - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Tuesday raised concerns about kratom, saying there is no reliable evidence to support its use to treat opioid withdrawal symptoms, citing reports of 36 deaths associated with the use of kratom-containing products.