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FDA Says Antiseptics Need Testing Or Face Reformulation, Relabeling

This article was originally published in The Tan Sheet

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FDA proposes to amend the OTC antiseptic drug product monograph to require more detailed safety and efficacy tests, pointing to mounting data that shows antibacterial wash products could pose health risks and contribute to increase antibacterial resistance.

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