Archive for September 2014

AAHP Semi-Annual Meeting

The AAHP’s Semi-Annual Meeting will be held Friday, September 19 in Baltimore, MD at 9am. We will meet in the Holiday Inn, Inner Harbor at 301 West Lombard Street, just a 5-10 minute walk to the inside of the Convention Center where Natural Products ExpoEast will be happening. Arrive a readm more…

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Social Media and Products Subject to FDA Regulation

by Eric L. Foxman The use of the internet and social media promotion has complicated the previously simple review of FDA regulated industries by the Agency. In response, FDA has published a number of guidance documents this year that outline the Agency’s view of approproiate use of social media for readm more…

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FDA & Proprietary Names

FDA has published a draft document on “Best Practices in Developing Proprietary Names for Drugs”. This document is intended to help companies develop product names that do not cause or contribute to medication errorsor otherwise contribute to the misbranding of the drug. With safety in mind, it describes design practices readm more…

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Homeopathic Quality by Design

by Mary Beth Watkins   Quality by Design, the systematic approach to pharmaceutical development and manufacturing, is a now ubiquitous in the pharmaceutical industry and allied industries. You cannot read an industry magazine or article on almost any topic without reading about how QBD applies to every facet of the readm more…

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