Propylthiouracyl-Related Liver Toxicity; Public Workshop; April 18, 2009, Washington, D.C.
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is announcing a 1-day public workshop, cosponsored with the American Thyroid Association (ATA), entitled “Propylthiouracyl-Related Liver Toxicity.” This public workshop is intended to provide a public forum for discussion of the clinical, scientific, and regulatory issues pertaining to Propylthiouracyl-induced hepatitis to seek constructive input from academia, regulatory scientists, and other interested parties on the topic of Propylthiouracyl-induced hepatitis.
- Agenda [PDF]
- Federal Register Notice
- Propylthiouracil-related liver injury Healthcare Professionals Sheet (June 4, 2009)
- Meeting Transcript [PDF]
- Maternal Hyperthyroidism:Impact on the pregnancy and the fetus - Susan J. Mandel, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
- Antithyroid Drugs: Pharmacology, Clinical Use and Adverse Events in Adults -
David S. Cooper, MD, Johns Hopkins University
- Hyperthyroidism during pregnancy:Balancing benefits and risks - Donald R Mattison, C. Alex Carrasquer and Albert Cunningham, NICHD and University of Louisville
- Drug-Induced Liver Injury: Mechanisms and Detection - John R. Senior, M.D.
Associate Director for Science, Office of Surveillance and Epidemiology (OSE), CDER
- Serious Liver Injury Associated with Propylthiouracil and Methimazole: A Review of Postmarketing Cases from the Adverse Event Reporting System - Joslyn Swann, PharmD, MGA, BS RPh, Safety Evaluator, Division of Pharmacovigilance I, Office of Surveillance and Epidemiology, CDER
- The Role of Propylthiouracil in the Management of Graves’ Disease in Adults:
Frequency of PTU and Methimazole Use – Outpatient Prescription Utilization Data - Laura Governale, Pharm.D., MBA, Drug Utilization Data Analysis Team Leader, Division of Epidemiology, Office of Surveillance and Epidemiology, CDER
- Drug-Induced Liver Injury: Epidemiology & Considerations of Risk - Mark Avigan, MD, CM, Director, Division of Pharmacovigilance I, Office of Surveillance & Epidemiology, CDER
- Aplasia Cutis, Methimazole Embryopathy, and Possible Mechanisms of Teratogenesis - Miyun Tsai-Turton PhD, MPH, Division of Metabolism and Endocrinology Products, Office of Drug Evaluation II, CDER
- Antithyroid Drugs: Approval History and Labeling - Naomi Lowy, M.D., Division of Metabolism and Endocrinology Products, Office of Drug Evaluation II, CDER
Date: April 18, 2009
Time: 8:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Location: The public workshop will be held at the Madison Hotel at 1177 15th St. N.W., Washington, D.C., 20005.
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For meeting information, contact: Jeff O'Neill, telephone: (301) 796-0777 and fax: (301) 847-8753, email: email@example.com