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FDA Could Allow Generic Drugmakers To Update Safety Labels
2013-07-05 09:30:40

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) could soon allow generic drug manufacturers to change safety labels on their medications to reflect updated safety information. The agency announced the proposed new rule on Wednesday, and according to Katie Thomas of the New York Times, it could open the door for these pharmaceutical companies to be targeted by lawsuits for the first time since such actions were prohibited by the US...

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