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FDA rule bans certain antibacterial soaps

FDA rule bans certain antibacterial soaps

WASHINGTON — Over-the-counter consumer antiseptic soaps with certain active ingredients can no longer be marketed, according to a final rule issued by the Food and Drug Administration. The FDA said the final rule, published Tuesday, applies to consumer antibacterial hand and body wash products containing one or more of 19 active ingredients, including triclosan and

Sanofi cleared by FDA to market Adlyxin

Sanofi cleared by FDA to market Adlyxin

PARIS — Sanofi has gained Food and Drug Administration approval for Adlyxin (lixisenatide), a medication for type 2 diabetes. A once-daily mealtime GLP-1 receptor agonist injection, Adlyxin is indicated as an adjunct to diet and exercise for improving blood glucose control in the treatment of adults with type 2 diabetes.Sanofi said this week that Adlyxin