Petition to the FDA to Ban the Medical Device Seprafilm

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Public Citizen petitions the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to immediately remove the medical device Seprafilm from the market because it has not been shown to be safe and effective and has been associated with death and severe injury.

July 7, 2015, Acknowledgement letter from the FDA

October 6, 2015, Interim response from the FDA

January 29, 2021, Final response from the FDA