Public Citizen's health and safety work protects consumers by advocating for safer, more effective drugs, medical devices and other products; equitable health care services and more physician accountability; safer cars and trucks; and improvements in worker safety. View the Health Research Group's work listed chronologically.
The National Institutes of Health (NIH) exposed 1,316 premature infants to increased risk of blindness and death as part of a clinical trial - known as the SUPPORT study - without parents of the babies being informed of the risks to their babies.
Mar 06 - Letter to the FDA Protesting Aveed
Mar 04 - Public Citizen asks the FDA to Prohibit Traditional Compounding Pharmacies from Engaging in High Risk Sterile Compounding
Feb 26 - Letter to the FDA Asking the Agency to Keep Dangerous High-Dose Opioid Drug Off the Market
Feb 25 - Comments on NIOSH’s Latest Criteria for a Recommended Heat Stress Standard and Letter to OSHA Imploring Their Adoption Within a Federal Standard
Feb 25 - Letter to the Executive Director of the European Medicines Agency on Testosterone Products
Feb 25 - Petition to the FDA for Black Box Warnings on All Testosterone Products
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