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View Recent FDA Live Chat with Brett Dunlap of StripSafely.com

On March 31, 2014 our member Brett Dunlap had a live chat with FDA's Courtney Lias Ph.D, Director of Chemistry and Toxicology Devices conce…

Started by Brian (bsc)

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FDA Approves New Once a Week GLP-1 Treatment for T2

GSK receives US approval for once-weekly type 2 diabetes treatment, TanzeumTM (albiglutide) Issued: Tuesday 15 April 2014, London UK – LSE…

Started by Diabetes News and Interest

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Extra Time, Use it Wisely - Meter Accuracy

More Time! FDA has extended the comment period for glucose system guidance to May 7.  If you have commented, Thank You!   If you have not,…

Started by BadShoe

3 Apr 12
Reply by BadShoe

StripSafely call to action

FDA is looking for comments about their draft glucose meter rules. They have dockets for comments open 'till April 7. Will you help build a…

Started by Emily Coles

6 Mar 11
Reply by Manny Hernandez

Infographic: facts about generic drugs

Started by Emily Coles

4 Feb 6
Reply by Brian (bsc)

FDA's New Guidance on Blood Glucose Test Strips | A Sweet Life

Written by Catherine Price of ASweetLife.org It’s difficult to make the FDA’s new guidance on blood glucose test strips sound sexy, but I’…

Started by Diabetes News and Interest

7 Feb 4
Reply by Richmatik

FDA Approves Farxiga to Treat Type 2 Diabetes

FDA Approves Farxiga to treat Type 2 DiabetesThe U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved Farxiga (dapaglifozin) tablets to improve…

Started by Lorraine

0 Jan 8

Time-Sensitive: make FDA hear us

We talk a lot about the US FDA in this community.  It's the agency in the US that determines when and if new drugs and medical technologies…

Started by Emily Coles

4 Aug 30, 2013
Reply by Scott A

FDA Announces a Massive Recall of Nova Max Test Strips

FDA announces a voluntary recall of Nova Max Blood Glucose Test StripsStrips sold in retail stores, online and used in health care faciliti…

Started by Diabetes News and Interest

2 Aug 8, 2013
Reply by nel

FDA Approves Invokana™

U.S. FDA Approves INVOKANA™ (Canagliflozin) for the Treatment of Adults with Type 2 Diabetes INVOKANA™ is the first in a new class of type…

Started by Diabetes News and Interest

4 Jun 18, 2013
Reply by Ellyn6

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FDA Docket Extended! We Need You.

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