- FDA criticized on nonsteroidals. Kincade, Kathy // Ophthalmology Times;8/7/95, Vol. 20 Issue 30, p1
Reports on the meeting of the Food and Drug Administration's (FDA) Ophthalmic Devices Advisory Panel regarding the regulation of anti-inflammatory nonsteroidal drugs. FDA's regulation of postoperative regimens related to photorefractive keratectomy; Comments from Emma Knight, a clinician with...
- Children's motrin goes OTC. // FDA Consumer;Sep95, Vol. 29 Issue 7, p2
Reports that the Food and Drug Administration has approved a children's form of the nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drug Motrin or ibuprofen for over-the-counter (OTC) use. Therapeutic uses; Labeling.
- Children's ibuprofen goes OTC. // Pediatrics for Parents;1995, Vol. 16 Issue 4, p7
Reports that the Food and Drug Administration has approved the over-the-counter sale of ibuprofen. Labeling advise to parents.
- FDA Issues Advice on COX-2 Inhibitors. Zielinski, Sarah L. // JNCI: Journal of the National Cancer Institute;2/2/2005, Vol. 97 Issue 3, p171
Reports on the issuance of a public health advisory on non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. Potential of the long-term use of the drugs to increase a person's risk of cardiovascular events; Evaluation of all ongoing prevention trials using celecoxib and...
- TGA's review on OTC oral NSAIDs: labelling changes. // Reactions Weekly;Nov2015, Vol. 1579 Issue 1, p6
The article reports that the Australian Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) has assessed submissions from organizations or sponsors on its review of over-the-counter (OTC) oral nonsteroidal anti-inflammatories (NSAID) and made consensus on labelling changes.
- TGA seeks input for RASMLs for six NSAIDs. // Reactions Weekly;Feb2015, Vol. 1539 Issue 1, p4
The article reports on the Australian Therapeutic Goods Administration's (TGA) proposed Required Advisory Statements for Medicine Labels (RASML) documents relating to oral non-prescription nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAID) that include diclofenac, flurbiprofen and ibuprofen.
- European Medicines Agency gives favourable ruling" on NSAIDs. Watson, Rory // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);10/28/2006, Vol. 333 Issue 7574, p873
The article focuses on a ruling by the London based European Medicines Agency which said that the benefits of the use of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) outweigh the risks. The agency, after reviewing research, determined that the drugs provided important treatment for painful...
- High-dose ibuprofen: risk of heart attack and stroke. // Reactions Weekly;May2015, Vol. 1550 Issue 1, p3
The article discusses the plans of Health Canada to make oral ibuprofen prescription products to update cardiovascular safety warnings in product monographs with a recommendation for high dosages that should not be used in patients who have a history of heart disease or stroke.
- India to provide 50 essential drugs free of charge. // PharmacoEconomics & Outcomes News;Jul2014, Vol. 707 Issue 1, p10
The article reports on the plan of the Indian government to provide 50 essential drugs, including analgesics, antibiotics and antihypertensives, to the whole population free of charge.