TITLE

FDA final guidance on 'Dear Healthcare Provider' letters

PUB. DATE
April 2014
SOURCE
CenterWatch Monthly;Apr2014, Vol. 21 Issue 4, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that a guidance document titled "Dear Health Care Provider Letters: Improving Communication of Important Safety Information," has been released by the Food & Drug Administration (FDA). It offers information on the content and format of Dear Healthcare Provider (DHCP) letters which are used by drug manufacturers to communicate with healthcare providers regarding a drug warning, or change in prescribing information or drug promotional labeling or advertising.
ACCESSION #
95386097

 

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