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Off label drug promotion.


Body Posit. 1998 Oct;XI(10):11. Unique Identifier : AIDSLINE

AIDS advocates have expressed concern over a Federal judge's ruling. The ruling states that the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) must allow pharmaceutical companies to distribute information about off-label uses for their FDA approved drugs. The advocates contend that the ruling will give drug manufacturers less incentive to conduct clinical research on their drugs.

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