Drugs

Over-the-Counter (OTC) Dosage Delivery Devices

Medicine Cup with tsp Markings and Red LiquidOn May 4, 2011, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued a final guidance for industry with the Agency's recommendations for improving dosage delivery devices, such as cups and droppers, for over-the-counter (OTC) (i.e., non-prescription) orally ingested liquid drug products. The intent of this guidance is to suggest ways manufacturers can improve their labeling in order to minimize the risk of accidental overdose. 

 

Page Last Updated: 01/09/2015
Note: If you need help accessing information in different file formats, see Instructions for Downloading Viewers and Players.