FDA Alerts

Weight Loss
Weight Loss
06/07/2021
The US Food and Drug Administration has approved a drug for chronic weight management in adults with overweight or obesity and at least one weight-related condition.
06/07/2021
FDA
FDA
05/26/2021
The approval comes after positive results from the LIBERTY 1 and 2 studies were published, which showed safety and efficacy of the medication after 24 weeks.
05/26/2021
Nutrition
Phil Lempert
Nutrition
05/18/2021
In this video, Phil Lempert discusses the history of the FDA's definition of "healthy" and the use of the term on food labeling.
05/18/2021
COVID-19
COVID-19
05/11/2021
The US Food and Drug Administration has authorized the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine for emergency use in adolescents aged 12 through 15 years.
05/11/2021
Opioid addiction
Opioid addiction
04/30/2021
The US Food and Drug Administration have announced their approval of a higher dose of naloxone hydrochloride nasal spray for the treatment of opioid overdose.
04/30/2021
COVID-19
COVID-19
04/27/2021
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) revoked the emergency use authorization (EUA) issued to the monoclonal antibody bamlanivimab, for the treatment of mild to moderate COVID-19.
04/27/2021
Pediatrics
Pediatrics
04/07/2021
The US Food and Drug Administration has approved a new nonstimulant drug for the treatment for attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder in children.
04/07/2021
sexually transmitted infections
sexually transmitted infections
03/31/2021
The US Food and Drug Administration cleared a test that detects Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae in roughly 30 minutes, for use in point-of-care settings.
03/31/2021
Multiple Sclerosis
Multiple Sclerosis
03/23/2021
The FDA has approved a new treatment option for adults with relapsing multiple sclerosis (MS).
03/23/2021
COVID-19
COVID-19
03/01/2021
On February 27, 2021, the US Food and Drug Administration issued an emergency use authorization (EUA) for the Janssen COVID-19 vaccine. This is the third vaccine authorized by the FDA to prevent COVID-19. ...
03/01/2021