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FDA to issue new guidance on Lasik risks

The FDA plans to issue new guidance for the potential risks of Lasik eye surgery after a New York Times report showed that some patients experienced significant side effects. More than 190 million Americans wear corrective lenses, and over nine million ... read more

FDA commissioner issues new guidance for menu labeling

Ahead of the effective date for those new, long-awaited menu labeling regulations, which is May 7, 2018, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration is out with some non-binding “guidance” to ... it can help to reduce the risk of many obesity-related ... read more

FDA Statement in Response to 'GMA's' Story on LASIK Eye Surgery

This year, the FDA issued a letter to LASIK providers outlining issues ... risks when used as intended in accordance with the approved indications and directions for use. In its consideration of LASIK applications, the FDA followed the October 10, 1996 ... read more

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Thinking About Lasik? The Risks Are Painfully Real

(Newser) – The promise of Lasik is it may offer an end to contacts and glasses; the reality is that it could lead to problems that may leave you longing for the old contacts and glasses. The New ... FDA's OK in the '90s, and how despite these issues ... read more


Destiny Pharma notes FDA statement on their focus to enable new approaches to fight AMR

As more and more bacteria grow resistant to currently available antibiotics, we must tackle the issue on all fronts and seek new approaches to this ... of patients with unmet needs. Today FDA issued a draft guidance to assist in the development of drugs ... read more

Medical Device Security, Privacy: FDA Issues New Guidelines On How To Protect Gadgets From Cyber Attacks

The FDA recommends potentially dangerous issues that have not yet caused harm be reported to device users within 30 days, fixed within 60 days, and the information about the bug shared through an ISAO so others can address it if necessary. The guidance ... read more

Congress passes 'right to try' experimental drug bill, allowing the critically ill to bypass FDA

The FDA would be largely left out of the equation under the new legislation and would not oversee ... are best made by the patients with the support and guidance of their treating physicians." The issue has been more challenging for FDA Commissioner ... read more

FDA knew of design flaw in scope linked to UCLA superbug

But they stopped short of recalling the device or outlining any new sterilization ... urged the FDA to issue clearer guidance to hospitals and other medical providers. An FDA spokeswoman said that the devices' benefits outweighed the risks. read more

FDA: Essure sterilization device can't be sold without 'unique' warnings to patients

“This is a unique restriction, and it will help resolve the issue we brought up with Commissioner Gottlieb, that almost 95 percent of women implanted after the FDA’s guidance was issued were not getting the new warnings about Essure.” “We ... read more

FDA Statement in Response to 'GMA's' Story on LASIK Eye Surgery

This year, the FDA issued a letter to LASIK providers outlining issues ... risks when used as intended in accordance with the approved indications and directions for use. In its consideration of LASIK applications, the FDA followed the October 10, 1996 ... read more



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