6:08 PM
Nov 02, 2012
 |  BC Extra  |  Politics & Policy

Proposed bill to give FDA authority over compounding pharmacies

On Friday, Rep. Edward Markey (D-Mass.) introduced the Verifying Authority and Legality in Drug (VALID) Compounding Act, which would give FDA authority to oversee compounding pharmacy practices. Under the bill, compounding pharmacies classified by FDA as "being more akin to drug manufacturing" would be required to register with...

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