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The FDA Office of Women’s Health (OWH) has over 40 publications designed to give women timely health information in a clear, easy-to-read format. Download a fact sheet or booklet for yourself. Order free copies for the women in your community.

The medicine booklets are for women who have these common health conditions. They list FDA-approved products and give vital information such as brand and generic names, general side effects and tips, and questions to ask a health care provider.
These fact sheets provide a general overview of important topics and make perfect handouts for health fairs, waiting rooms and community events.

Fact Sheets and Brochures

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Women in Clinical TrialsPDF icon 265 KB
Contact Lens CarePDF icon 182 KB
CosmeticsPDF icon 328 KB
Dietary SupplementsPDF icon 103 KB
Food Safety at HomePDF icon 617 KB
Hair Dye and Hair RelaxersPDF icon 615 KB
Health ScamsPDF icon 1865 KB
Heart Health for WomenPDF icon 457 KB
High Blood Pressure (Hypertension) 
HIVPDF icon 128 KB
HPV (human papillomavirus)PDF icon 125 KB
MammographyPDF icon 261 KB
Medicine and PregnancyPDF icon 226 KB
My Medicines Brochure (flowers)PDF icon 6427 KB
My Medicines Brochure (gender neutral)PDF icon 274 KB
My Medicines - Fill Out and Print (new)PDF icon 1.5 MB
Menopause and Hormones: Common QuestionsPDF icon 102 KB
Menopause and Hormones CardPDF icon 1,303 KB
OsteoporosisPDF icon 100 KB
Pink Ribbon Sunday GuidePDF icon 1000 KB
Sleep ProblemsPDF icon 101 KB
Tattoos and Permanent Make-upPDF icon 5.5 MB
Text4baby Tear PadPDF icon 456 KB
Use Medicines WiselyPDF icon 2.43 MB
Use Medicines Wisely - Large font versionPDF icon 192 KB
Use Medicines Wisely - Printable/Refreshable braillePDF icon 21 KB
Use Medicines Wisely for women with intellectual disabilities and self-advocatesPDF icon 2,451 KB
Timeline of FDA Accomplishments in Women’s Health: 1993 - Present 
FDA Milestones In Women's Health 
4 Steps to Safe Medication Use - Poster for College HealthPDF icon 289 KB

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Food and Drug Administration Office of Women's Health

10903 New Hampshire Avenue


Silver Spring, MD 20993

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