OTC Monograph Reform, User Fee Legislation Coming 'Any Day' – CHPA
This article was originally published in The Pink Sheet
Imminent OTC monograph reform legislation signals an agreement between industry and FDA on details of a proposal, which also includes a potential user fee program. CHPA also is hopeful for legislation restoring direct OTC drug purchases with pre-tax savings accounts.
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