Wednesday, October 22, 2008

FDA Creates New Web Page of Drug Safety Information

Consumers and health care professionals can now go to a single page on the U.S. Food and Drug Administration's Web site to find a wide variety of safety information about prescription drugs, "Postmarket Drug Safety Information for Patients and Providers." On this page you'll find many resources organized in the following categories . .

  • Drug Labeling
  • Risk Evaluation and Mitigation Strategies (REMS)
  • Studies and Clinical Trials of Approved Products Required by FDA or Agreed to by the Application Holder
  • Registries and Clinical Trials
  • Memorandum of Agreement Between the Office of New Drugs and the Office of Surveillance and Epidemiology in the Center for Drug Evaluation and Research
  • Latest Safety Information
  • Reporting Problems to the FDA
  • Warnings and Recalls
  • Regulations and Guidance Documents
  • Information about FDA's Drug Safety Oversight Board (DSB)
  • Using Medicines Safely
  • Consumer Articles on Drug Safety
  • General Health Information
  • FDA's Response to the Institute of Medicine's 2006 Report

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