Tag: Food and Drug Administration (FDA)

COUR Nanoparticle

FDA Accepts Investigational New Drug Application for Novel Peanut Allergy Therapy

The company, which is already in phase 2 clinical trials with a treatment for celiac disease, has announced the FDA has accepted their Investigational New Drug (IND) application for evaluation of CNP-201, A treatment for peanut allergy. that reduces the need for strict peanut avoidance and reduces the potentially fatal health risks associated with peanut allergy.
Moonlight Therapeutics Microneedle Patch

Company Receives $1.9 Million Grant to Advance Microneedle Patch Therapy for...

Grant will allow Moonlight Therapeutics to complete pre-clinical activities and submit and IND to the FDA.
Tanya Ednan-Laperouse and Emma Turay

Two UK Allergy Moms Who Suffered Horrific Losses Demand an Allergy...

We applaud the efforts of Ms Ednan-Laperouse and Ms Turay and believe their concept of a single person responsible for the health and safety of the allergic community should be adopted here in the US.
Advil Advisory

WARNING: Children’s Advil Contains Milk. Why Doesn’t GSK Disclose That on...

After hearing a rumor, a reader reached out to us concerned that Children’s Advil Blue Raspberry Suspension contains milk. She engaged with consumer relations...
Ben and EpiPens

Pfizer Proposes $345 Million Settlement Over EpiPen Price Gouging

Pfizer and subsidiaries deny any wrongdoing in settlement.
Just Egg Sous Vide American Recall

Vegan Egg Substitute Recalled for Containing Egg and Milk: How is...

On Saturday, Cuisine Solutions — the company that markets Just Egg vegan egg replacement — issued a recall of one of their products: Cuisine Solutions,...
Adolescents

FDA Extends Emergency Use Authorization for Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine to Adolescents:...

Children 12 years and older may now receive the vaccine.
FARE at Congress

House Passes FASTER Act for Sesame Labeling, Awaits President’s Signature

Legislation requires that sesame be labeled on packaged foods; prioritizes food allergy research.
Ava-Grace Stevens

What We Learned from the Ava-Grace Stevens Inquest

Father testifies that confusing US allergen labeling led to his daughter's exposure.
Food Additives

Common Food Preservative in 1200+ Products May Harm Immune System

"Our research shows how important it is that the FDA test all food chemicals for safety."