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New Molecular Entity and New Therapeutic Biological Product Approvals Approval, labeling, side effects, and safety
CDER Patient-Focused Drug Development Patient-Focused Drug Development (PFDD)
Externally-led Patient-Focused Drug Development Meetings Patient-Focused Drug Development (PFDD)
FDA-led Patient-Focused Drug Development (PFDD) Public Meetings Patient-Focused Drug Development (PFDD)
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Treatments for Medical Problems FAQs on Popular Topics
BeSafeRX: Know Your Online Pharmacy Buying Medicine Safely
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Needles and Other Sharps (Safe Disposal Outside of Health Care Settings) Using Medicine Safely
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Medicines in My Home Using Medicine Safely
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Expanded Access (sometimes called "Compassionate Use") Using Medicine Safely
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