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FDA’s 2-day public hearing to gather information about the current use of products labeled as homeopathic concluded today. This hearing was not held to discuss the efficacy of homeopathic remedies, the ability of individuals to practice homeopathy, or to consider the removal of homeopathic remedies from the retail market. Rather it focused specifically on FDA regulations of and labeling requirements for OTC homeopathic products. From the Meeting A total of 45 people presented testimony over this 2-day period (you can see the full agenda here), and the overwhelming majority of these...
Silver Spring, Md., April 21, 2015—The American Association of Homeopathic Pharmacists (AAHP) yesterday told the U.S. Food and Drug Administration that the agency’s regulatory policy for homeopathic medicines has worked effectively for the last 25 years to protect the public health and provide consumer access to safe homeopathic medicines. AAHP, the industry’s trade association, was joined by other industry leaders, practitioners and consumers of homeopathic medicines to engage in productive discussions with the regulator of homeopathic medicines. AAHP president...
As many in the homeopathic community already know, the FDA recently announced that it will hold a public hearing to obtain information and comments from stakeholders about the current use of human drug and biological products labeled as homeopathic, as well as the Agency’s regulatory framework for such products. This hearing will take place on April 20 and 21, 2015 in the Washington, DC area. NCH is currently working with experts across the homeopathic community, such as from the manufacturing industry, advocacy groups, and professional organizations, to present a strategic, unified...