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Dr. Janet Woodcock

NABP receives FDA funding to develop data-sharing system

NABP receives FDA funding to develop data-sharing system

MOUNT PROSPECT, Ill. — The National Association of Boards of Pharmacy (NABP) announced it has been awarded funding from Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to create a data system to assist with the collection of critical information to protect public health. The new system will enable the collection, management, and sharing of information regarding compounding

FDA extends EpiPen expiration date to combat shortage

FDA extends EpiPen expiration date to combat shortage

WASHINGTON — Facing a national shortage of EpiPens, the Food and Drug Administration has extended the expiration dates of certain lots of the life-saving allergy drug by four months. The extensions apply to the 0.3 mg dose of EpiPen and its authorized generic, with current expiration dates between April and December 2018, according to a statement