FDA approved the first drug in the United States that has a digital ingestion tracking system, which records when the medication was taken.
FDA approved the first test that detects the Zika virus in blood donations and living organ donations.
FDA warns that this compounded eye drug could lead to a disease that causes blindness.
If it is approved by FDA, an investigational drug to improve glycemic control in patients with type 2 diabetes will likely be a strong competitor to Eli Lilly’s dulaglutide (Trulicity).
FDA approved the herpes zoster vaccine (Shingrix, GlaxoSmithKline) to treat shingles in adults aged 50 years and older.
The first 2-dose hepatitis B vaccine, which was recently approved by FDA, is expected to be commercially available in early 2018.
More education is needed for diabetic patients after a patient died from incorrectly using an insulin pen, according to a new warning from the Institute for Safe Medication Practices.
FDA warned 4 companies, which are claiming that their products containing cannabidiol, can treat or cure cancer.
Soon after President Donald Trump declared the opioid abuse crisis a “public health emergency," shareholder activist groups said they aim to hold drug manufacturers and distributors liable for their part in the crisis.
Two opioid use disorder drugs have been recommended for approval by FDA committees.