Plan B: Politics and Values at the FDA, Again

TitlePlan B: Politics and Values at the FDA, Again
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2004
AuthorsDresser, R
JournalHastings Center Report
Type of ArticleArticle
Publication Languageeng
ISSN Number00930334
Accession Number15423653
KeywordsBARR , BIOETHICS , CONTRACEPTIVE , Drugs , MEDICINE , Nonprescription , Political and Social Conflict , Product and Consumer Safety , United
AbstractReports on the application issued by Barr Pharmaceuticals for the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to grant over-the-counter (OTC) status to Plan B emergency contraceptives. Reason for the rejection of FDA to the OTC status application; Recommendations issued by FDA for the approval of the OTC status application; Values associated with FDA rejection.
NotesDresser, Rebecca; Source Info: Nov/Dec2004, Vol. 34 Issue 6, p9; Subject Term: DRUGS, Nonprescription; Subject Term: CONTRACEPTIVE drugs; Subject Term: UNITED States; Company/Entity: BARR Pharmaceuticals Inc. Company/Entity: UNITED States. Food & Drug Administration; Number of Pages: 2p; Document Type: Article
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