Panel Urges FDA To Recall Cold & Cough Medicines For Children

10-10-07 On Friday, October 10’th 2007, experts commissioned by the FDA recommended that the Food and Drug Administration pull approval for all cold and cough medicines for children under 6, a move considered long overdue by many pediatricians and child safety experts. Many drug makers, anticipating the release of the study, had already made a move to preemptively withdraw all cold medicines aimed at children under two a week earlier. The Facts & Findings: 1) Cold  medicines  marketed  towards  children  … Continue reading →