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Unformatted text preview: liver and kidney function
so important to assess before
administrating any drug?
What phase of the nursing process
is this completed?
44 Drug Regulation,
Development, Names, and
New Drug Development
Sources of Drug Information
45 Important U. S. Drug
10. Federal Pure Food and Drug Act of 1906 – free of adulterants.
Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act of 1938 – major tragedy
Drug Amendment of 1962 (Kefauver-Harris Act) – thalidomide
(children were born without limbs)
Controlled Substances Act of 1970 (Comprehensive Drug Abuse
Prevention and Control Act of 1970) – Class I - V
Prescription Drug User Fee Act of 1992 – FDA too long to approve
Dietary Supplement Health and Education Act---1994
Food and drug Administration Modernization Act---1997
Best Pharmaceuticals for Children Act 2002
FDA Amendments Act---2007 – rigerous testing after drug approved
Family Smoking prevention and Tobacco Control Act – 2009 –
46 Streamlining the Drug Approval
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- Spring '14