FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION
Center for Drug Evaluation and Research
ANTI-INFECTIVE DRUGS ADVISORY COMMITTEE (AIDAC) MEETING
POINTS FOR DISCUSSION
January 9, 2003
Marriott Washingtonian Center, Grand Ballroom, 9751 Washingtonian Blvd., Gaithersburg, MD
Topic: Ranking of Antimicrobial Drugs According to Their Human Importance in Human Medicine (Appendix A of "Draft Guidance for Industry: Evaluating the Safety of Antimicrobial New Animal Drugs With Regard to Their Microbiological Effects on Bacteria of Human Health Concern")
A. Are the factors used to determine the importance of drugs adequate?
B. Are there factors that should be added or subtracted?
Which are most important?