The FDA has just released its “Guidance on Drug Safety Information” abandoning its own proposed ‘DrugWatch Site Guideliens (2005), http://www.fda.gov/cder/guidance/6657dft.htm replacing it with an *asterisk and an impossible to find location on the Center for Drug Evaluation and Research (CDER) web page. . . . Continue reading →
The vaccine was approved on the basis of limited, short-term tests that showed the vaccine prevents SOME strains of cervical cancer but not others.
Direct to consumer drug advertisements are so successful, they can convince people they're sick and need the advertised drug–
A federal Judge of the Eastern District (Brooklyn) issued a ruling upholding a seal on documents that contain evidence linking Zyprexa, Eli Lilly's antipsychotic drug to diabetes Continue reading →
The New York Times calls for congressional hearings into marketing of Zyprexa. Continue reading →
More CDC Dirty Work re: ANTHRAX Vaccine – Meryl Nass, MD Wed, 20 Nov 2002 More indications that non-medical considerations are influencing the government’s anti-bioterrorism vaccine policy. In her column on RedFlags Weekly, Dr. Meryl Nass, board member of The Alliance for . . . Continue reading →
FDA's Dr. Steven Galson, like his predecessor who now occupies a position in the Commissioner's office, demonstrates disconnectedness from reality, much like Nero who fiddled while Rome burned… Continue reading →
Tomorrow Hearing FDA’s Emergency Research Rule–CNN News at 8:00 P.M will inform the public about how the FDA Rule impacts on American citizens who can be put at increased risk to test an experimental treatment without their knowledge or consent.
Urge your Senators to VOTE YES for the Child Medication Safety Act (S. 4041, HR 1790) !!!
The Tacoma Tribune reports that the head of the Center for Disease Control, Dr. Julie Gerberding, has reversed the agency’s bird flu policy, which viewed the threat from the worse-case scenario lens.
"This is out-of-control use of drugs that have profound cardiovascular consequences. We have got a potential public health crisis. I think patients and families need to be made aware of these concerns."
We are, however, very distressed at what appears to us to be a significant discrepancy between your statements and the reality of SAMHSA’s role in implementing the NFC report recommendations, as well as other discrepancies between your statements and SAMHSA’s actions.
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