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Parents Push FDA To Approve Experimental Drug To Treat Deadly Disease

A metro Detroit mom is part of the race to save thousands of young men and boys from a genetic killer.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/09/2014

FDA Raises Safety Concerns About Antibacterial Soaps

They’re supposed to do a better job of killing germs, but is there a benefit to antibacterial soaps?

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/16/2013

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FDA Warns That Recalled Defibrillators May Fail In Emergencies

They’re supposed to make the difference in cases of life and death, but the government says certain heart devices may fail.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/04/2013

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FDA Warns Pet Owners About Tainted Dog Treats

The alert comes after reports that jerky treats have killed nearly 600 dogs and sickened 3,600.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/23/2013

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Perrigo Receives FDA Tentative Approval For Generic Equivalent To Prandin

Perrigo Co. (Nasdaq: PRGO) announced that it has received tentative approval from the United States Food & Drug Administration for its abbreviated new drug application for repaglinide tablets, the generic equivalent to Prandin Tablets.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/21/2013

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FDA Changes Tune On Nicotine Gum And Patch Usage

The government says the labels no longer need to restrict the use to three months or say that you can’t use the gum or patch and still smoke.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/01/2013

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Perrigo Announces FDA Final Approval Of Betamethasone Valerate Foam

Perrigo Co. (Nasdaq: PRGO) Tuesday announced that its partner, Cobrek Pharmaceuticals Inc., received final approval from the United States Food and Drug Administration for its Abbreviated New Drug Application for betamethasone valerate foam 0.12 percent, the generic equivalent of Luxiq Foam.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/27/2012

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Perrigo: FDA Tentative Approval For OTC Omeprazole-Sodium Bicarbonate

ALLEGAN — Allegan-based Perrigo Co. (Nasdaq: PRGO) today announced that it has received tentative approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for its Abbreviated New Drug Application to market over-the-counter omeprazole and sodium bicarbonate capsules 20mg/1100mg, […]

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/16/2012

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Perrigo Launches Morphine After FDA Approval

The Allegan-based health and beauty products manufacturer Perrigo Co. (Nasdaq: PRGO) said Wednesday it has received final approval from the United States Food and Drug Administration for its abbreviated new drug application for morphine sulfate 100ml/5 percent oral solution.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/08/2012

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Ann Arbor’s NSF Buys D.C.-Based FDA Consulting Firm

NSF International, an independent global public health and safety organization which develops standards as well as tests and certifies products for the food, water, health and consumer products industries, has acquired Becker & Associates Consulting Inc., a clinical, regulatory and scientific consulting firm that specializes in U.S. Food and Drug Administration-regulated industries, specifically medical devices, pharmaceuticals and biologics.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/02/2012

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