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Pulmonary Tuberculosis: Developing Drugs for Treatment December 2022


Not for implementation. Contains non-binding recommendations.

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The Food and Drug Administration (FDA or Agency) is announcing the availability of a draft guidance for industry entitled “Pulmonary Tuberculosis: Developing Drugs for Treatment.” The purpose of this draft guidance is to assist sponsors in the clinical development of new antibacterial drugs for the treatment of pulmonary tuberculosis (TB). This draft guidance does not address the development of drugs for latent TB infection or for extrapulmonary TB. This draft guidance revises and replaces the draft guidance for industry of the same name published on November 6, 2013.

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All written comments should be identified with this document's docket number: FDA-2013-D-1319.

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