Archive for April 2017

Disclaimers in Advertising and Labeling: What Do They Do? Who Does What?

By Mark Land, AAHP President May 1, 2017 The FTC has long recognized that marketing claims may include additional explanatory information to prevent the claims from being misleading. This is FTC’s way of saying disclaimers may cure potentially misleading claims in general or, in our case, homeopathic therapeutic claims specifically. readm more…

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United States Food and Drug Administration Office of Pharmaceutical Quality

By Mark Land, AAHP President May 1, 2017 The Office of Pharmaceutical Quality (OPQ), created in Jan. 2015, enhances the U.S. Food and Drug Administration Center for Drug Evaluation and Research’s (FDA CDER) Quality Initiative. It creates a drug quality program as robust as the programs the agency already has readm more…

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AAHP Recognized as Voice of Homeopathy on Capitol Hill

MILWAUKIE, Ore., Apr. 10, 2017 — The American Association of Homeopathic Pharmacists’ (AAHP) Legal & Regulatory Committee recently received the 2017 Henry N. Williams Professional Service Award from the National Center for Homeopathy (NCH). Presented on April 1 during the 2017 Joint American Homeopathic Conference, the award honors the committee’s readm more…

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Be Prepared: Media Basics for the Non-PR Expert

By Alissa Gould, public relations manager, Boiron USA April 1, 2017 As more people discover the benefits of homeopathic medicines, our industry may become a larger target for skeptics or media struggling to attract an audience through sensationalized stories. This, unfortunately, is a growing pain of success. Whether you work readm more…

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FDA Office of Surveillance and Epidemiology

By Mark Land, AAHP President April 1, 2017 FDA’s Office of Surveillance and Epidemiology (OSE) is positioned within the Center for Drug Evaluation and Research (CDER). OSE evaluates the safety profiles of drugs available to American consumers using a variety of tools and disciplines throughout the life cycle of drugs. readm more…

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