Drugmakers oppose FDA proposal on antibiotic reporting

The veterinary pharmaceutical industry strongly opposes an FDA proposal to collect more details about antibiotic use in livestock, said Agri-Pulse. In May, the agency said it wanted data on antimicrobial use by cattle, hogs, chickens and poultry. At present, drugmakers report total sales of each antibiotic. “In comments filed with FDA, industry groups say the data… » Read More

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