Citation:Pearsall BM, Araojo R, Hinton D. Essential Medication Information for Patients Ensuring Access. Therapeutic Innovation & Regulatory Science 2014 Mar;48(2):162-4. Published online before print October 18, 2013.doi: 10.1177/2168479013507437 http://dij.sagepub.com/content/48/2/162.abstract
Abstract: The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is developing a new framework to provide patients with quality, up-to-date prescription product information that will promote the safe use of prescribed medication. The goal of this new Patient Medication Information is to provide patient-oriented information for each prescription product. Described in this article are the efforts of the FDA to help ensure that patients receive essential prescription medication information.