FDA - Food & Drug Administration (US Federal Agency)

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FDA - Food & Drug Administration (US Federal Agency)

Postby Lauren » Sun Aug 07, 2005 9:44 pm

To report an adverse reaction or other problem with a medication, contact the FDA at:

Food and Drug Administration
5600 Fishers Lane
Rockville, Maryland 20857

or by telephone:

1-888-INFO-FDA (1-888-463-6332) -- main FDA Phone Number (for general inquiries)

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Info. on New Drugs

Postby Bobbie » Thu Jan 12, 2006 1:18 pm

Any drug can have side effects. Check them out with your pharmacist and/ or doctor. Flagyl is known to have many - including neuropathy. IV Vanco. can cause hearing loss and kidney problems.

For info. on drugs, contact the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/cder/ (Center for Drug Evaluation & Research.)
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Re: FDA - Food & Drug Administration (US Federal Agency)

Postby Bobbie » Wed Jul 30, 2014 3:55 pm

Most recent info on reporting drug side effects

by AllisS » Sun July 27,!2014

If your illness was preceded by use of a medication, e.g., an antibiotic, please fill out an FDA Adverse Event Report at http://www.fda.gov/Safety/MedWatch/default.htm

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