Latest Off-label use Stories

2011-08-31 13:40:00

With so few FDA indicated medications for treating alcohol detox, top addiction professionals are forced to prescribe ‘off label’ options, which can ultimately be used against the prescribing

2011-06-13 15:50:15

Accurate, safe prescribing information for children is often unavailable to doctors in Canada because pharmaceutical companies will not disclose information to Health Canada.

2011-05-11 06:00:00

BAYSIDE, N.Y. and GERMANTOWN, Md., May 11, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The national Tourette Syndrome Association (TSA) and Psyadon Pharmaceuticals Inc.

2011-04-21 07:52:13

Physicians may be misusing and overusing an expensive blood clotting drug, and the practice could be dangerous for patients.

2011-04-06 11:20:36

Despite Federal Drug Administration regulation of the approval and use of pharmaceutical products, "off-label" marketing of drugs (for purposes other than those for which the drug was approved) has occurred in all aspects of the US health care system.

2011-03-06 00:02:31

DoctorDirectory, a leading market services company serving healthcare professionals and pharmaceutical industry clients, surveyed practicing physicians in the US to assess physician attitudes on the FDA's Bad Ad Program. Asheville, NC (Vocus/PRWEB) March 04, 2011 In May, 2010 The US Food and Drug Administration launched a program designed to educate healthcare providers (HCPs) and enlist them in helping the agency spot misleading prescription drug information.

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