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How does the FDA regulate a new drug?

FDAThere are many different types of pharmaceutical products on the market. How do we know that they are safe for consumption? Most of us do not think twice when the physician prescribes a drug for use for any condition. Drugs can range from prescriptions given by a spine surgeon to a simple over the counter anti-inflammatory medication. The FDA is responsible for ensuring the American public that the drugs available to consumers are safe whether they are prescribed or not.

What Are the FDA Guidelines for Food?

FDA Guidelines
FDA Guidelines

If you have ever wondered how the Food and Drug Administration handles food guidelines, there is plenty of information you can learn about here and at their website. It has a pretty good run down of the guidance and regulations for the food service industry. Food safety programs are available that show an overview of the manufacturing process, systems of the industry, and import/export activities.