The Drug Quality and Security Act - Mind the Gaps
The New England Journal of Medicine 370;97-99, January 9, 2014
4 Pages Posted: 12 Aug 2015 Last revised: 15 Aug 2015
Date Written: December 25, 2013
After the compounding pharmacy disaster at New England Compounding Center, Congress had an opportunity to assure that all compounded medicines were safe and effective. The Drug Quality and Safety Act, despite its name, fell short of that mark.
Keywords: Drug Quality and Security Act, NECC, regulation, compounded medicines
JEL Classification: I12, I18, I19, K32, K39
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