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Acronyms & Abbreviations File Download

Below you will find a compressed zip data file of the FDA Acronyms & Abbreviations database. All fields are separated by tabs in the text file.  Its use is only recommended for those who wish to import this information into a database or spreadsheet. It will be updated quarterly. The data is one table that includes 3 fields:

  1. ID
  2. Acronym
  3. Definition


Page Last Updated: 08/01/2017
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