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FDA Clarifies Skin Protectant Labeling, Ingredient Combination Options

This article was originally published in The Tan Sheet

Executive Summary

FDA attempts to clarify the active ingredients manufacturers may combine in OTC skin protectant drug products and details corresponding label requirements in draft guidance released Aug. 1

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