A tornado that tore through eastern North Carolina and struck a large Pfizer pharmaceutical plant has damaged its drug storage facility but not its medicine production areas.
U.S. regulators have authorized updated COVID-19 boosters, the first to directly target today’s most common omicron strain.
The head of the Food and Drug Administration says a government review of prescription opioid medications, including their risks and contribution to the U.S. overdose epidemic, is still underway.
U.S. regulators have issued a warning letter to the maker of illegal nicotine gummies. The Food and Drug Administration says the gummies pose a growing risk to teenagers and younger children.
The head of the Food and Drug Administration says a comprehensive review of the opioid painkillers that triggered the nation’s ongoing overdose epidemic is in the works.
The head of the Food and Drug Administration is asking for a review of the agency’s food and tobacco programs.
The head of the Food and Drug Administration faced a congressional grilling over a months-long delay in inspecting the plant at the center of a nationwide baby formula shortage.
The Food and Drug Administration’s commissioner says a shuttered baby formula factory could be up and running by next week.
President Joe Biden’s administration has announced new steps to ease the national shortage of baby formula, including allowing more imports from overseas.
The Food and Drug Administration has set tentative dates in June to publicly review COVID-19 vaccines for the youngest American children.
The Food and Drug Administration says it will begin cracking down on e-cigarettes that have used synthetic nicotine to skirt oversight.
Vacant high-ranking positions across the executive branch could be taking a toll on the Biden administration.
The Senate has narrowly confirmed President Joe Biden’s pick to lead the Food and Drug Administration, filling a position that had been open for more than a year.
President Joe Biden’s pick to lead the powerful Food and Drug Administration has stalled in the narrowly divided Senate.
President Joe Biden’s pick to lead the Food and Drug Administration parried questions on crises ranging from the COVID pandemic to the opioid epidemic at his confirmation hearing Tuesday.
President Joe Biden is nominating former Food and Drug Administration Commissioner Dr. Robert Califf to again lead the powerful regulatory agency.